January 22, 2020

General Qasem Soleimani, a man who has killed Americans, both plotted a bombing in Washington DC and armed Hezbollah in Lebanon with rockets to target Israel. No one, even Trump’s most ardent critics, is trying to defend Soleimani. He was most definitely a bad guy. But...

September 1, 2019

There are many arguments for the UK’s support of the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen. Senior politicians have touted the intelligence contributions made by Saudi Arabia in tackling domestic British terrorism. The kingdom is the UK’s main ally in the Middle East, key to...

January 18, 2018

Prince Mohammed Bin Salman might be the most important political figure in the Middle East today. Since his father was crowned King of Saudi Arabia in 2015, Prince Mohammed has effectively assumed political power, instituting reforms intended to modernise the country’s...

March 24, 2016

Photograph: Flickr, Raeid Allehyani

As the world welcomed 2016 with fireworks and music, Saudi Arabia spilled the blood of 47 people. Now that the spotlight shines on this dungeon of a regime, it should be seen for what it is. It has been one of our closest allies while...

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