Analysis An Ambitious Heir and a Bitter Family Feud Are Shaking Up Saudi Arabia

The arrest of some of the kingdom’s richest officials, ostensibly for corruption, is a pretext for clearing the crown prince’s ruthless path to power

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Will the Saudi crown prince make do with the arrest of 11 wealthy political rivals or does this herald the first steps in a move that will culminate in crowning Mohammed bin Salman king? Is the timing of the...