Mohammed Bin Salman’s rush to power moves forward at a slower pace

Issue 1111 - 01 Oct 2020

The recent launch of an opposition party by a group of Saudi exiles is unlikely to trouble Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman in his pursuit of power. ‘MBS’ remains alive to the potential threat of more serious opposition emerging from within the Al-Saud family, some sources say starting at the very top, while the ground seems infertile for wider dissent to take hold. Even so, these are not easy times for King Salman’s ‘disruptor’ candidate for the succession

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