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Saudi Arabia’s gambler in charge

25 Feb

By the end of 2015 the BND, the German foreign intelligence service, had grown so concerned that it warned the government about Saudi Arabia’s new Deputy Crown Prince and defence minister, 30-year-old Muhammad bin Salman. “The previous cautious diplomatic stance of older leading members of the royal family,” it wrote, “is being replaced by an impulsive policy of intervention.”
http://www.thetelegram.com/opinion/columnists/2017/2/11/gwynne-dyer–saudi-arabias-gambler-in-charge.html

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