Mohamed bin Salman

The Rogue Crown Prince & the Dangerous US-Saudi-Israel Alliance

The Rogue Crown Prince & the Dangerous US-Saudi-Israel Alliance

December 17, 2018

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson and Paul Jay discuss the US Senate resolution condemning Mohamed Bin Salman for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi; there is concern amongst the neocons of both major parties that MBS is undermining the strategy to weaken Iran

Amid Middle East Realignment & Saudi Blockade, Qatar Withdraws from OPEC

Amid Middle East Realignment & Saudi Blockade, Qatar Withdraws from OPEC

December 4, 2018

Qatar is withdrawing from oil organization OPEC, while Saudi Arabia continues its blockade. Colonel Larry Wilkerson says this is part of a larger realignment in the Middle East, as Turkey exerts more influence

Why Did CIA Turn Against Saudi Crown Prince MBS? It's More than Khashoggi

Why Did CIA Turn Against Saudi Crown Prince MBS? It’s More than Khashoggi

November 20, 2018

CIA officials are signaling Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman must be replaced. Is this all about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi? Professor Asad AbuKhalil says there are other political reasons

US & UK Not Truly Committed to Ending Saudi 'Total War' on Yemen

US & UK Not Truly Committed to Ending Saudi ‘Total War’ on Yemen

November 12, 2018

While the US and UK have called for a ceasefire in Yemen, Col. Larry Wilkerson says they are not truly committed to ending Saudi Arabia’s “total war” on Yemen. Trump and May are saving face after the Khashoggi killing, and the kingdom is still bombing civilian areas with American and British help

Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran Regional Rivalry in US Imperial Context is at Heart of Middle East Conflict

Why Did Turkey Go Public With Murder Accusation Against Saudis Royals?

October 31, 2018

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson and Paul Jay analyze why Saudi Arabia is getting away doing as it pleases and how this relates to Turkey’s role in the region

The Reckoning of The Turkish-Saudi Rivalry

The Reckoning of The Turkish-Saudi Rivalry

October 30, 2018

Historian Vijay Prashad takes apart the Khashoggi murder and relates it to the deep-rooted ideological and historical conflict between Turkey and Saudi Arabia

Turkey plays Khashoggi crisis to its geopolitical advantage

The Murder of Jamal Khashoggi

October 25, 2018
A collection of our stories on the Jamal Khashoggi murder
MBS Crimes a Distraction for US Regime Change Plan in Iran - Q&A with Paul Jay (Pt 3/6)

The U.S and the Saudis: Q&A with Paul Jay

October 25, 2018
Paul Jay with host Ben Norton discusses the history of how US foreign policy has used the Saudi claim to lead the Islamic world to fight nationalism and socialism in the Middle East.

Money Can’t Wash Blood Off Hands of Saudi Prince

March 22, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was all smiles with President Trump, and his ’60 Minutes’ interview tried to put a cheerful spin on life in Saudi Arabia. But observers should not forget that Salman, the chief architect of the Saudi-led war in Yemen, is a war criminal, says Medea Benjamin of CODEPINK