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Source: The Guradian

Mohammed bin Salman expected to attend G20 summit

Today 02:25 GMT

The Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, widely suspected of ordering the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, is expected to attend the G20 summit in Buenos Aires at the end of the month, the Argentinian government has confirmed.

“This is a bold effort to force the issue of whether world leaders are willing to work with Saudi Arabia, saying if you are going to do that, you’re going to have to work with Mohammed bin Salman,” Alterman said.

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Source: Reuters

Exclusive: After Khashoggi murder, some Saudi royals turn against...

Today 03:19 GMT

Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia’s ruling family are agitating to prevent Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman from becoming king, three sources close to the royal court said.

The Saudi sources said U.S. officials had cooled on MbS not only because of his suspected role in the murder of Khashoggi. They are also rankled because the crown prince recently urged the Saudi defense ministry to explore alternative weapons supplies from Russia, the sources said.

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Source: Global News

Some Saudi royals turning on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman after Khashoggi murder

Today 00:35 GMT

Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia‘s ruling family are agitating to prevent Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman from becoming king, three sources close to the royal court said.

Rather, they are discussing the possibility with other family members that after the king’s death, Prince Ahmed bin Abdulaziz, 76, a younger full brother of King Salman and uncle of the crown prince, could take the throne, according to the sources.

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Source: The Guradian

The Crown writer Peter Morgan on William Goldman: 'He was just a sublime storyteller'

Sunday 12:39 GMT

My first experience as a writer was on Madame Sousatzka for John Schlesinger, who had directed Marathon Man, and I remember quizzing him all about Bill Goldman, and him saying how lovely he was.

He was an artist of such ability, and an author of such talent and vision – his writing wasn’t showy, it never drew attention to itself, he was just a sublime storyteller. Writers and showrunners are now given the credit and clout that someone of his ability merited.


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