The United States and Saudi Arabia have agreed to make joint efforts to eliminate terrorism and extremist rhetoric.

An understanding to this effect came during US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s separate meetings with Saudi King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Saudi counterpart Adel Al-Jubeir in Jeddah.

According to Saudi Press Agency, they discussed latest regional developments, global counter-terrorism efforts, and ongoing crisis in the Gulf region.