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Who will step up if Mohammed Bin Salman takes the fall over Jamal Khashoggi?

التايمز: من هو بديل ابن سلمان بعد قضية خاشقجي؟…For three years, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman seemed like he would rescue the US and Britain from a terrible quandary. For decades, both have made the alliance with Saudi Arabia central to their foreign and security strategies, because of oil and Iran, and because it represented some sort of pro-western island of stability in a sea of regional troubles. The alliance was probably the most popularly detested aspect of both countries’ policies for “backbench” politicians and the… more: thetimes