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Old Nov 7th 2017, 10:35 am   #1
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Two Princes down in the last 24hrs, one in a helicopter 'crash' and another shot dead while trying to evade arrest.

Anyone have any good input on this and what it means for the region?
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Anyone have any good input on this and what it means for the region?
All I know is that when KSA is ****ed, the region is ****ed. But it's just a changing of the guard, really don't see it as a concern.
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New Crown Prince seems a bit of a LAD.
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Default Re: Its all kicking off in Saudi

you missed the ICBM attack to Riyadh from the houthis, KSA saying that was a attack of war from Iran, the (possibly KSA)forced removal of the Lebanese PM, Bahrain asking KSA for a bailout to prevent potential loss of dollar peg, and Bahrain saying that they are taking their disputed land and islands back off Qatar...

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Poor Lebanon. Or maybe not.

No mention of the Russians. Have they any role? Legitimate question as they're assumed to be meddling in Syria and are supporters of Iran.
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