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The National: The death of Abdulhussein Abdulredha and Saudi Arabia’s rebuke of toxic hate tweets

The renowned Kuwaiti comedian and actor Abdulhussein Abdulredha passed away this week. The reaction to the death of such a beloved figure in the Gulf region was overwhelming and tinged with great sadness. At least such was the case until...Read More

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Axios: Succession in Iran will escalate tensions

Our Expert Voices conversation on what comes next in Iran vs. Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has succession well in hand. Iran, on the other hand, has designated no successorRead More

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Fox News: Arabia Foundation’s Comment on the Saudi Succession

Mohammed bin Salman’s selection as crown prince to King Salman bin Abdul Aziz is a positive move for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and U.S.-Saudi relations. While the precise timing of this event was uncertain, the move itself was inevitable...Read More

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TIME: How Economic Reform Will Help Women Drive In Saudi Arabia

I recently watched Wonder Woman, and the overall theme of the movie hit home. One quote particularly resonated and reminded me of the battle Saudi women face for our rights…Read More

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Washington Times: The Saudi rebuke of Islamic ‘extremism’

Saudi Arabia has long been accused of financing and encouraging terrorism. The latest proof that the accusation is false was a little noticed event during President Trump’s recent visit to Riyadh. Mr. Trump, Saudi King Salman and more than 50...Read More

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The Washington Post: Scapegoating Saudi Arabia won’t help us fight terrorism

Terrorism is a problem that we all still struggle to understand. That challenge only increases when partisan politics are injected into the mix. This is what happened earlier this month, when President Trump visited Saudi Arabia, provoking the publication of...Read More

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Fox News: ISIS’s Real Target: Saudi Arabia

Fox News As custodian of Islam’s holiest sites, Mecca and Medina, and as leader of the 41-nation Islamic coalition established to combat terror, Saudi Arabia is on the front line of the global fight against radical jihadi terrorism. It is...Read More

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New York Times: What Saudi Arabia Needs to Hear From Trump

New York Times WASHINGTON — When Air Force One touches down in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, this week, President Trump can be sure of one thing: His Saudi hosts have firmly pressed the reset button on a relationship that became strained...Read More

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Fox News: Why Trump Chose Saudi Arabia as his First Foreign Visit

Fox News President Trump just announced that Saudi Arabia will be the first foreign country he visits as president, underscoring both the success of Saudi outreach to the new administration, and the determination of this President to recommit to the...Read More

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Forbes: Strategic Implications Of The Saudi Aramco IPO

Forbes The decision announced by the Saudi government to take its national oil company public has generated a lot of interest given the size of Aramco and the fact that it would become the largest publicly traded company on earth.Read More

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