Donald Trump receives the (click)Red Carpet treatment from the Saudis. A shimmering blaze it was, rolled out on the tarmac to welcome the President of the United States making his first trip abroad. The Saudis are key to stopping Iran from establishing a caliphate in the Middle East. Photo courtesy of Reuters.Hours later President Trump arrived for his official welcome ceremony at the royal offices, flanked by a herd of horsemen carrying Saudi and American flags. While there he was awarded the Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud Medal, named after the kingdom’s founder and considered its highest honor.