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2021-09-22 Princess Riham bint Sayf al-Islam Greets Saudi Shooting Team
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2021-09-20 Saudi Arabia's Top Diplomat in India Talks
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2021-09-11 Makkah Governor Crowns Winners of 3rd Crown Prince Camel Festival
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2021-09-11 Princess Dalal bint Saud Dies
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2021-09-09 Saudi Prince Says the U.S. Should Not Withdraw Patriot Missiles From Saudi Arabia
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2021-09-09 Eat Well Group Announces Prince Khalid bin al-Walid as Strategic Advisor
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2021-09-08 Prince Khalid bin Salman Inspects Leadership of Royal Saudi Air Force
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2021-09-08 Gates' Firm Buys Part of Saudi Prince's Four Seasons Stake
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2021-09-08 The Khalid bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Completes Coral Reef Survey
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2021-09-06 Amir of Qatar Receives Saudi Minister of Interior
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Changing Dynamics: Family Enterprise or One-Man Rule?

While Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman dominates the headlines, it is easy to lose sight of the fact that two of his brothers, Abd al-Aziz and Khalid, are both highly accomplished in their own right. But to what extent do their policies and views reflect the influence of the powerful heir to the throne, or indeed, the king?

From Washington to Paris: Changing Times or Business as Usual?

As the Kingdom's deputy defense minister, Prince Khalid bin Salman, is entertained in Washington, another royal is under fire in France for allegedly enslaving his maids, bringing to mind the notorious affair of Princess Hussa bint Salman, the sister of Khalid, who was accused of threatening to murder a contractor working at her Paris apartment. With talk of a "fundamental" transformation of Saudi society, it is an open question whether real change is afoot, or whether it is a case of "the more things change, the more they stay the same."

An Imprisoned Princess: Red Lines Crossed or Factional Dispute?

Princess Basmah bint Saud continues to languish in prison, one of a number of high-profile royals imprisoned without charge or "disappeared" on the orders of Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman. Is her case, like that of many others, the consequence of a falling-out with the heir to the throne, or is the real motive an internal family dispute?

The Changing Shape Of Royal Family Politics: Old Rivalries Revisited?

The Al Saud has been riven with internal conflict throughout its varied history. This has typically taken the form of inter-sibling rivalry, as brothers jostle for power and position, whether in the courtyards of the palace or on the battlefield. Will a similar dynamic emerge in the modern era, or is Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman in a place of unassailable supremacy?

Rebranding the Kingdom: Illusion or Reality?

A new wrinkle in the saga of the famous "Salvator Mundi" painting, acquired by Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman for a record sum in 2017, shines a revealing light on his character, mirroring the gradual erosion of his own carefully cultivated image.

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