Saudi Arabia becomes the Primary Destination of Political Pilgrimage

Saudi Arabia becomes the Primary Destination of Political Pilgrimage

Washington’s recent active attempts to play the Riyadh card in its confrontation with Russia and in maintaining any semblance of US influence in the Middle East have turned Saudi Arabia into a “political Mecca” to which many states have suddenly flocked. The natural front-runner in this race of political pilgrims is the US itself, which…

Inside the Secret Meeting Between the Cia Director and Saudi Crown Prince

Inside the Secret Meeting Between the Cia Director and Saudi Crown Prince

In an unusual foray into diplomacy, William Burns pressed Mohammed bin Salman on oil production, prominent detainees, and the kingdom’s relationship with China Last month, as part of a regional tour, CIA Director William Burns quietly met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Jeddah, a port city in western Saudi Arabia. The unusual meeting,…

Riyadh Reclaims its Place in Active International Politics

Riyadh Reclaims its Place in Active International Politics

Despite attempts by the current US administration to belittle the role of Saudi Arabia in international affairs and authority of the crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, Riyadh is confidently winning back the universal recognition and becoming an increasingly active participant of the recent events. For over seven decades of partnership Washington has been the major…