July 3, 2022

The highly controversial new Saudi-funded golf league will host one of its tournaments here Donald TrumpCourses in Bedminster, New Jersey, Mother Jones magazine reported,

Last week, the LIV Golf Invitational Series, known as the Saudi-funded league, announced eight golf courses, including Trump’s Course, were set to host its tournament.

After last year’s Capitol riot, the PGA announced it was Pulling Your 2022 PGA Championship outside Of the same Trump course.

The lucrative new tournament comes on the heels of Trump’s dear relationship with the Saudis while he was in the White House. He once said at a campaign rally in 2015 that he Saudis like “a lot” because they do business with him And spend lakhs to buy an apartment from him.

Trump refuses to criticize Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman Prince ordered the brutal 2018 murder and murder of Saudi dissident and Washington Post journalist even after US intelligence determined Jamal Khashoggi,

,i saved his assTrump said in an interview with Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward last year about the crown prince, who is mentioned in his book “Rage”. “I was able to get Congress to leave them alone.”

“Bin Salman will always say he didn’t,” Trump told Woodward. “He says it to everyone. To be honest, I’m glad he says so.”

Trump also agreed a controversial, massive deal to sell $8 million in weapons to the Saudis.

The Saudi-backed golf league has been blasted as a strategy to clean up the image of the nation’s autocratic royal leaders where a surprising 81 prisoners were hanged in a single day earlier this month.

US Hall of Fame Golfer Phil Mickelson said last month that it planned to participate in the Saudi-funded tournament, The author Alan Shipnuk is saying It was “an opportunity to reshape how” PGA Tour operates.”

Mickelson said he would work with the Saudis, even though government representatives were a “scary bastard”.

“We Know They Killed” [Washington Post journalist and U.S. resident Jamal] Khashoggi and a terrific record on human rights,” Mickelson told Shipunk in an interview for his upcoming book “Phil: The Rip-Roaring (and Unauthorized!) Biography of Golf’s Most Colorful Superstar.”

Mickelson said: “They kill people out there for being gay.”

Mickelson later said in a statement that he deeply sorry His “reckless” remark. “I offended people, and I am deeply sorry for my choice of words,” he said.

Organizers of the Saudi-backed league, which will be part of the Asian tour, said last month they already had commitments from 20 players to participate.

The planned new circuit will reportedly be funded by Saudi Arabia’s Sovereign Wealth Fund, which is valued at around $500 billion.

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