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“They buy apartments from me,” Trump said last year on the presidential campaign trail. “They spend $40 million, $50 million. Am I supposed to dislike them? I like them very much.”

And with this statement, Trump admits that there’s a conflict of interest that affects his relationship (and therefore America’s relationship) with Saudi Arabia. Our relationships with other countries should depend on political and diplomatic matters, and not how many apartments are bought from the President.