Saudi crown prince in the spotlight after Khashoggi disappearance

Bin Salman tried to project himself as a moderniser, but has come under fire after Saudi journalist's disappearance.

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    Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s rapid ascent took the international community by surprise.

    In the past 18 months, he consolidated power and attempted to project himself as a reformer and moderniser.

    But the Khashoggi case has swung the spotlight onto areas in which the crown prince has been less than reform-minded.

     

    Al Jazeera's Dorsa Jabbari reports.


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