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Saudi Arabia



  • Trump in Absolute Monarchy during Iran’s Election

    by Juan Cole

    The day the Iranian public bucked the country’s Leader and the other hard liners and put centrist President Hassan Rouhani back in for a second term, the US president was feted with gold metals in an absolute monarchy.



  • How Stable is Saudi Arabia?

    by Juan Cole

    "The borders of the kingdom are insecure as seldom before in recent decades."