King Salman

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Suffers Indignity Of Golden Escalator Breaking Down

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.10.2017 | UK

If you’re going to enter the country via a golden escalator you’re going to turn heads, so you’d better hope there are no embarrassing glitches ...

Saudi Monarchy Shake-Up: 3 Things To Know

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK

On Tuesday Saudi Arabia’s King Salman announced a reshuffle which appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as Crown Prince, effectively pla...

Salman at the Beach: The Saudi King's Commandeering of a Stretch of the French Riviera Is Hardly Crime of the Century

Neil Durkin | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK
Neil Durkin

Yes, it puts the beach blanket babylon of the Vallauris row into perspective. How many grains of sand are there on that private beach in Vallauris? A lot, but not as many as the sum total of human rights violations in Salman's authoritarian kingdom in the past few years.

Who is to Blame for the Plummeting Oil Prices?

Nehad Ismail | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK
Nehad Ismail

Saudi Arabia is not under any obligation to cut its production to help Iran, Venezuela, Russia or the US frackers in Texas and North Dakota. It suits Saudi Arabia if the frackers and shale oil producers are driven out of business.