The deal demonstrates American "commitment to our partnership with Saudi Arabia," and potentially creating and supporting tens of thousands of new jobs in the United States.
Austria followed Switzerland, Belgium, France, and some Spanish regions in banning the burqa and the niqab in public places, as well as other religious symbols.
'I am appalled that the US Embassy in Saudi Arabia disingenuously posted this incomplete and misleading video.'
King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Friday called President Donald Trump to congratulate him on his 'courageous decision which came in the interest of the region and the world.'
Many travelers take these items with them as carry-ons due to fears they may be stolen at some point in the baggage handling process.
Fifteen out of the 19 9/11 hijackers were Saudi nationals and three of them had previously worked for the kingdom.