Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman appointed Prime Minister

Together with his father’s blessing, he first introduced underneath his management all of the facilities of energy, particularly the nationwide guard, the inside ministry and the armed forces. He then systematically weeded out all attainable challengers to his reign, each royal and non-royal, together with the person America had anticipated to be subsequent in line to the throne: former Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Nayef, who spent his ultimate years successfully underneath home arrest.