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MBS arrests potential rivals to the Saudi throne

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has arrested a number of potential rivals to the Saudi throne. Those detained include former Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef, a cousin of MBS who was deposed by him in 2017, and King Salman’s younger brother Ahmed bin Abdulaziz, a senior royal who is opposed to the succession of the crown prince.

Saudi Arabia marks three years under Mohammed bin Salman’s rule

Saudi Arabia marks three years under Mohammed bin Salman’s rule

Decoded: Fear and Loathing in Riyadh

Decoded: Fear and Loathing in Riyadh

Netanyahu, Sisi reportedly back MBS on the Khashoggi killing

Netanyahu, Sisi reportedly back MBS on the Khashoggi killing

Saudi court sentences five to death for Khashoggi murder

Saudi court sentences five to death for Khashoggi murder

Turkey Battles Forest Fires, Thousands Evacuated to Safety

Turkey Battles Forest Fires, Thousands Evacuated to Safety

Is Europe Doing Enough to Address the Afghan Migration Crisis?

Is Europe Doing Enough to Address the Afghan Migration Crisis?

How Will the Turmoil End in Tunisia?

How Will the Turmoil End in Tunisia?

Will France’s Anti-Separatism Law Institutionalise Islamophobia?

Will France’s Anti-Separatism Law Institutionalise Islamophobia?

What Does France’s New Controversial Legislation Mean for Muslims?

What Does France’s New Controversial Legislation Mean for Muslims?

Turkey's Yacht Industry Grows Despite Pandemic

Turkey's Yacht Industry Grows Despite Pandemic

Why Did Turkey’s Yacht Industry Boom During the Pandemic?

Why Did Turkey’s Yacht Industry Boom During the Pandemic?

What's Behind the Changing Middle East?

What's Behind the Changing Middle East?

Syria’s Mass Disappearances and Idlib’s Future

Syria’s Mass Disappearances and Idlib’s Future

Prolonged Droughts Pose Threat to Turkey’s Agricultural Sector

Prolonged Droughts Pose Threat to Turkey’s Agricultural Sector

What Has Changed for Turkey After the July 15 Coup Attempt?

What Has Changed for Turkey After the July 15 Coup Attempt?

Five Years On, Turkey Still Awaits US Action Against Coup Mastermind

Five Years On, Turkey Still Awaits US Action Against Coup Mastermind

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