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Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series Faces 9/11 Protest at First Tournament in the US

Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series Faces 9/11 Protest at First Tournament in the US

CNN reported on the 9/11 families' press conference where they protested the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club outside Portland, Oregon.

"Saudi Arabia is trying to sports-wash their reputation...Instead of admitting their support and funding of al Qaeda, they are trying through the honorable game of golf to buy legitimacy." said Sean Passananti, whose father died in the attacks was one of the family members who spoke at the press conference.

Read the CNN story written by Eric Levenson and Hannah Sarisohn.