Tag: Mohammad bin Salman

MBS’ Asia Tour Is Much More Than A Post-Khashoggi Photo-Op

Many have dismissed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman’s Asia tour to Pakistan, India, and China as nothing more than a post-Khashoggi photo-op to shore up international support, but it’s actually about much more than that because of its religious, economic, and geopolitical dimensions. There’s little doubt that Saudi Crown […]

Russia’s Nuclear Energy Edge Got The US To Cut Ethical Corners With The Saudis

One of the latest American scandals revolves around former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s alleged breach of ethical norms in trying to secretly push through a nuclear energy deal with the Saudis which might have even been illegal if he tried to circumvent the so-called “123 agreement”, though his partnered […]

After The Successful MBS Visit to Pakistan, Erdoğan to Visit Islamabad Next Month

If at this time last year, someone were to suggest that Pakistan would be the centre of attention in what amounts to a geopolitical bidding war for enhanced partnerships and new investment opportunities, few would have taken such a claim seriously. Today however, Naya Pakistan contrasts sharply with the Pakistan […]