Saudi Arabia's "Genius" Crown Prince

Saudi Arabia's "Genius" Crown Prince

Deep Background with Noah Feldman - September 28, 2019 - 42:04

Mohammad bin Salman, Saudi Arabia's Crown prince, seems to have charmed President Trump. But Bernard Haykel, a professor of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University, says his "revolution" is mostly self-serving.

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