Another year, another round of Saudi ‘reforms’ that aim to consolidate power

In the wake of a disastrous year, Saudi Arabia has embarked on yet another set of “reforms” that essentially amount to a reshuffling of cabinet ministers and (further) solidifying Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman’s grip on power. The most notable change is the removal of the country’s foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir, who has been replaced by […]

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