Tag Archives: Mohammed bin Salman

“Saad Aljabri was number two in Saudi intelligence until, he says, Mohammed bin Salman forced him out. Now, MBS is Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, and Aljabri is in exile. Aljabri believes the crown prince wants him dead because of what he knows”

60 MINUTES Former Saudi official calls Mohammed bin Salman a “psychopath,” says Saudi crown prince fears what he knows by Scott Pelley October 24, 2021 Much of the world was horrified when Saudi Arabia sent a hit squad to Turkey … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Beyond condemning the House of Saud for its role in the Khashoggi affair, Washington’s broader approach to the Kingdom needs to be carefully calibrated to reflect a number of new realities”

THE NATIONAL INTEREST Joe Biden’s Pressure On Saudi Arabia Has High Stakes by Ilan Berman March 1, 2021 Last week, the White House decided to publicly release a long-suppressed intelligence report pinning the blame on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler, Crown … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“King Salman of Saudi Arabia informs US President Donald Trump that he will not pursue a peace deal with Israel until a “fair and permanent solution” is reached on the Palestinian issue”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) Saudi king links normalization with Israel with Palestinian statehood by Reuters and ILH staff September 7, 2020 King Salman of Saudi Arabia has informed US President Donald Trump there would be no normalizations with … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Jewish, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

“Intensive talks are ongoing between Washington, Jerusalem, Cairo and Riyadh to convene a summit in the Egyptian capital in the coming weeks, which will include a meeting between PM Netanyahu and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) US promoting historic meeting between PM, Saudi crown prince by Daniel Siryoti February 7, 2020 Senior Arab diplomatic sources on Thursday night said intensive talks were taking place between Washington, Jerusalem, Cairo and Riyadh … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We must remember constantly that because we are modern, liberal, democratic, and above all, Jews, we are seen as the “Other” in the Arab world surrounding us

ISRAEL INSTITUTE FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES Beware of Middle Eastern Politics by Mordechai Kedar May 12, 2019 …We must be aware of the fact that the rapprochement with the Saudis and the United Arab Emirates is solely due to the Iranian … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Turkey believes that Khashoggi was murdered and dismembered by a 15-person assassination squad sent into the country just for that purpose, according to reports. “It is like ‘Pulp Fiction,’” a senior Turkish official told the Times”

WASHINGTON EXAMINER Jamal Khashoggi crisis deepens: Alleged murder of dissident threatens to derail US-Saudi alliance by Joel Gehrke October 10, 2018 The alleged murder and dismemberment of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey in an operation ordered by the top … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Jason Greenblatt-Jared Kushner Peace Process Regional Tour

TIMES OF ISRAEL Saudis meet with Kushner, Greenblatt to discuss Gaza, peace push by AFP and TOI staff June 20, 2018 Saudi Arabia’s crown prince on Wednesday hosted US President Donald Trump’s special envoy Jason Greenblatt and adviser Jared Kushner … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Attendees were stunned when they heard Saudi Crown Prince comment on Palestinian issue. “People literally fell off their chairs”

AXIOS by Barak Ravid of Israel’s Channel 10 news Saudi Crown Prince: Palestinians should take what the U.S. offers April 29, 2018 In a closed-door meeting with heads of Jewish organizations in New York on March 27th, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s Israel comments don’t sit well with Palestinians

TIMES OF ISRAEL Palestinian terror groups seethe over Saudi crown prince’s pro-Israel comments by Khaled Abu Toameh April 4, 2018 Palestinian terror groups on Wednesday accused Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of paving the way for “normalization” between the … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Jewish | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“If the Saudis recognize Israel and, ideally, other states follow suit, it will force Palestinians to come to terms with Israel”

JERUSALEM POST The Saudi crown prince should electrify the world by recognizing Israel by Shmuley Boteach March 26, 2018 Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman came to Washington to meet US President Donald Trump and was lauded for many of … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Jewish | Tagged , , | Leave a comment