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Houthis Rout Saudi Military – End Of The Road For MbS?
Houthis Rout Saudi Military – End Of The Road For MbS?
October 1, 2019

The Saudi military appears to have suffered an historic defeat with a Houthi trap capturing up to three Saudi brigades. Houthis claim 500 Saudi fighters killed and 2,000 Saudi fighters captured. Is this latest Saudi loss the end of the road for presumptive heir to the throne, Mohammad bin Salman?

The Deeper Meaning in a Lost War
August 19, 2019

It is now no longer conceivable that MbS can deliver what Trump and Netanyahu desired. Does this then mean that the US confrontation with Iran, and Jared Kushner’s Deal of the Century, are over? No.

The Deeper Meaning in a Lost War
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A Tale of Two Probes: Khashoggi Murder and MH17 Downing
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A Tale of Two Probes: Khashoggi Murder and MH17 Downing
June 24, 2019

The stark, brutal reality is the Trump administration has no interest in sanctioning the Saudi rulers – even though its own intelligence agency and the UN report this week have laid responsibility for Khashoggi’s murder on the state at the highest level.

Trump’s Foreign Policy: Do Whatever Netanyahu & Prince Salman Want
March 26, 2019

America’s alliances reflect the interests of America’s billionaires, and that’s all. America’s military represents them, and that’s all. Today’s America is fundamentally different from FDR’s America.

Trump’s Foreign Policy: Do Whatever Netanyahu & Prince Salman Want
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Saudi Heir and Aramco Despair – a Motive for Khashoggi Killing
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Saudi Heir and Aramco Despair – a Motive for Khashoggi Killing
February 3, 2019

In MBS’ egotistical rage over his dream being squelched, Jamal Khashoggi probably emerged as the bane of the Crown Prince’s ambitions.

Trump Goes Easy on Saudi Arabia but Crown Prince Should Be Worried
November 22, 2018

America’s moral authority has suffered grievously as a result of the Khashoggi affair. And this will have negative repercussions for the US’ standing globally and in particular for Trump’s campaign against Iran.

Trump Goes Easy on Saudi Arabia but Crown Prince Should Be Worried
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The Iranian Albatross the US Has Hung Around Its Own Neck
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The Iranian Albatross the US Has Hung Around Its Own Neck
November 19, 2018

Trump’s policy of seeking to overthrow the Islamic Republic of Iran through sanctions will eventually become seen as ‘the Albatross’.

The Untold Lives Of The Saudi Royal Family
November 12, 2018

Saudi Arabia is a controversial region of the world thanks to its royal family known as the House of Saud. They have dealt with turmoil within the ranks and have wreaked havoc on those who disobeyed them. 

The Untold Lives Of The Saudi Royal Family
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