The Saudi king Salman has rejected the US recognition of the Golan heights as territory of Israel.

His country will reject any measures that might affect the sovereignty of Syria, said the Monarch on Sunday at the start of the summit meeting of the Arab League in Tunis. According to media reports, the League in its summit was a criticism of financial statements Declaration of the Golan decision of the US President Donald Trump.

Saudi Arabia is the Arab world of the most important allies of the United States. Trump and his schwieger without Jared Kushner maintain close relations with the Royal house in Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of foreign Affairs, as well as the other U.S. allies in the Gulf had already been rejected previously, the Golan decision of the US President. Trump had signed on Monday a proclamation that the United States recognize the Israeli-annexed Syrian Golan heights as Israeli territory.

dpa