Saudi Arabia

Mystery buyer of ‘Salvator Mundi’ revealed: the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia

Peter Kopa | 14 Dec 2017 | ABOVE |  
tags: Christianity, Islam, Leonardo da Vinci, Saudi Arabia

ISIS did not drop from the sky

Babikir Faysal Babikir | 17 May 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: ISIS, Salafists, Saudi Arabia, Wahabbis

The Middle Eastern balance of power matures

George Friedman | 01 April 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: balance of power, Iran, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
The US is taking a back seat and allowing regional powers to slug it out.

What is Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia?

Galina Yemelianova | 02 February 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Islam, Saudi Arabia, Wahhabism
The future of the Middle East hinges on the beliefs of the Muslim sect which dominates the oil-rich kingdom.

Israelis, Saudis and the Iranian Agreement

George Friedman | 27 November 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: balance of power, foreign policy, Iran, Israel, Saudi Arabia
The US is not abandoning its allies, but it wants them to be more self-reliant in a time of diminishing resources.

“Wadjda” - a breakthrough for Saudi women

Mary Le Rumeur | 26 February 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: film reviews, Saudi Arabia
The first feature movie made in Saudi Arabia breaks new ground in other ways also.

Women only need apply

Carolyn Moynihan | 14 August 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Saudi Arabia, women, workforce
Imagine: an industrial city staffed entirely by women. From boardroom to loading bay, not a chap to be seen anywhere.

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