Saudi Arabian Foreign Policy: Limits of Being Helpful

It was Saudi Arabian intelligence which helped prevent the explosion of bombs hidden in printer cartridges on aircraft in Britain and Dubai. Riyadh has recently been politically active in a number of conflicts in the wider Middle East, but will decline suggestions it should become a pivotal power in the region.

The World Today Published 1 December 2010 Updated 14 October 2020 4 minute READ

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