Letters, Jun. 12, 1978

Saudis and Jets

To the Editors:

The Saudis [May 22] have proved their sincerity toward us through their support of the dollar and constant efforts to curtail OPEC oil-price hikes. Now it's our turn. I applaud President Carter's display of fairness in this matter; it's about time someone realized that friendship is a two-way street.

Roger Frisby

Rockville, Md.

As a Saudi I thought your coverage of Saudi Arabia was thorough and impartial. We are not used to seeing this type of reporting in the Western press. The Arabs have never asked the West to side with them against Israel; rather, all they have asked...

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