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Sebastian Sons

last contributed to D+C/E+Z as an expert on matters relating to Saudi Arabia at the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP).  

All articles of Sebastian Sons

Muhammad bin Salman

The Saudi Putin?

The Saudi heir to the throne wants to consolidate his power at any cost, and does not deal with opponents squeamishly

Middle East

End of generosity

Saudi Arabia has supported Egypt’s economy for decades but those days now seem to be over

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