Saudi crown prince’s ‘reformer’ image fading amid Khashoggi crisis

The traditional system of family consensus has broken down considerably, or, with the king’s encouragement, has been deliberately and considerably undermined to make way for MBS’s single-minded authoritarianism.

-Wayne White, policy expert

US senators call out MBS

Kyle Griffin✔@kylegriffin1

Lindsey Graham: MBS is a “wrecking ball” who had Khashoggi murdered, he’s “toxic” and he’s “gotta go.”

“This guy is a wrecking ball, he had this guy murdered in a consulate in Turkey, and to expect me to ignore it, I feel used and abused.” (via Fox)

3:20 PM — Oct 16, 2018

‘Series of missteps’

‘Single-minded authoritarianism’

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