Saudi prince who blasted Trump’s proposal for a temporary ban on Muslim immigration, is building a border wall to keep out Muslim immigrants

Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has called Donald Trump a disgrace to the United States following his call for a ban on Muslims entering the country, and demanded the Republican front-runner withdraw from the U.S. presidential race.


Reuters via Conservative Tree House (h/t DTRT4) Trump triggered an international uproar when he made his comments in response to last week’s deadly shootings in California by two Muslims who authorities said were radicalized.

“You are a disgrace not only to the GOP but to all America,” Prince Alwaleed, the chairman of Kingdom Holding , said on his Twitter account, addressing Trump and referring to the Republican Party.


Within hours, Trump’s response came back, also on Twitter.


J Post  The same Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is building a massive 1,000km wall to keep Syrian and Iraqi refugees out of his country. In an effort to defend itself from the IS threat and further attacks, the kingdom launched a massive project to construct a “Great Wall” along it’s northern border with Iraq, where IS presence is heavy. 

saudi-border-wall-2Proposed in 2006, the border zone entails five layers of fencing, supplemented by watch towers, radar cameras, night-vision security, and a heavy presence of extra Saudi troops, according to the report. 

The wall is set to extend nearly 1000-km and will combine fence and ditch barriers along the northern Saudi border.