In MBS’ egotistical rage over his dream being squelched, Jamal Khashoggi probably emerged as the bane of the Crown Prince’s ambitions.
Why US policy is embroiled with Saudi corruption and criminality is because of criminals in high office like Bush.
Is an authentic democracy possible in such a country as this, where it’s so easy for liars to win and keep public offices?
Erdogan is skilfully – and strategically – using Khashoggi ‘leaks’ dribbled out in the media. He is using them to exit from the threat of project to plunge Turkey into a quagmire of encirclement.