Mohammad bin Salman (MBS)

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  • Iran-Saudi Relations 2021-04-19 10:11

    Riyadh denies reports of talks with Iran to spurn de-escalation dialogue

    MBS gamble

    TEHRAN – In the midst of a diplomatic war of words between Iran and the heads of two Arab organizations, Western media outlets claimed that Iran and Saudi Arabia have quietly begun talks in Baghdad to repair their relations, a claim that was rejected as untrue by sources close to both Tehran and Riyadh.

  • Saudi crown prince 2021-03-07 23:35

    Saudi Arabia's crown prince faces uncertain future as relations with U.S. sour

    Palace intrigue

    TEHRAN – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in trouble of his own making. He faces a White House intent on punishing - and maybe ousting – him for a variety of reasons including his murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

  • Bin salman biden khashoggi 2021-02-27 21:45

    Biden turns up the heat on MBS

    Open Season

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. administration has turned up the heat on Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman in a bid to reign in his worst instincts.

  • بن سلمان 2019-09-30 21:21

    Mohammed bin Salman says he prefers diplomacy with Iran 

    MBS: War with Iran would collapse global economy

    Saudi Arabia's crown prince warned in an interview aired on Sunday that a military confrontation with Iran would collapse the global economy, adding that he would prefer a political and peaceful solution to a military one, Al-Jazeera reported.

  • MBS’s bloody present for Pakistan  2019-03-04 09:36

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    MBS’s bloody present for Pakistan 

    TEHRAN - The two neighboring states India and Pakistan, both with nuclear bombs, are at loggerheads again. The intensification of the clashes between the two sides can turn the Indian subcontinent into a military battle ground for a very long time.

  • Analysis of MBS’s trip to three Asian countries  2019-02-24 10:58

    By Saied Sobhani

    Analysis of MBS’s trip to three Asian countries 

    TEHRAN - Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Asian tour happens while still the murder of Jamal Khashoggi is a cloud hanging over him. 

  • Pulwama and Zahedan attacks: search for the actual beneficiaries 2019-02-23 10:50

    By Asif Durrani

    Pulwama and Zahedan attacks: search for the actual beneficiaries

    Was it a coincidence that Zahedan and Pulwama suicide attacks took place within 24 hours on 13th and 14th February, respectively? These attacks carry a very serious message from the perpetrators that they would keep Pakistan under pressure whenever an opportunity arises for Pakistan to head towards stability and prosperity. As stated by Prime Minister Imran Khan that Pulwama attacks had no benefits for Pakistan.

  • Farce of ‘reforms’ in Saudi: extra-judicial executions double under MBS 2018-12-23 10:39

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Farce of ‘reforms’ in Saudi: extra-judicial executions double under MBS

    TEHRAN - The grandiloquent talk of ‘reforms’ in Saudi Arabia had dominated the popular discourse in the West after crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) engineered an unprecedented purge of his own family late last year and seized control of the palace.

  • G20 summit 2018-12-01 12:15

    By staff & agencies

    G20 summit: Hate grows towards Saudi Prince over Khashoggi murder, Yemen war

    Nineteen leaders of the world's biggest economies and a representative of the European Union (EU) are set to meet on Friday and Saturday in Buenos Aries, Argentina as part of the Group of 20 summit (G20). 

  • Trump - Bin Salman 2018-11-28 09:57

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Trump’s challenge on defending Bin Salman

    TEHRAN - Many U.S. sources have recently condemned the position taken by President Donald Trump on Khashoggi’s murder by Mohammad bin Salman, calling for a White House appeal against the Saudi Crown Prince. Even some Republican senators such as Lindsay Graham asserted that they have been disappointed with Mohammad bin Salman, despite their initial optimism, and demanded his withdrawal from power.

  • Jamal Khashoggi - Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-13 11:27

    By Seyedeh Mahdieh Qoreishi

    Saudi Arabia, a dilemma over ruling colonial or police state 

    TEHRAN - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) announced the kickoff of Saudi Arabia’s massive Vision 2030 economic reform when implementation of these reforms required maximum stability and control of the country.

  • Hossein Askari 2018-11-13 10:24

    By Javad Heirannia

    Bin Salman will step down: Hossein Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that with no doubt Mohammad bin Salman, ordered Khashoggi kidnapping, murder and disposal of the body. “I don’t believe that MBS can survive,” Hossein Askari, who served as special advisor to Saudi finance minister, tells the Tehran Times.

  • Hossein Askari 2018-11-02 13:17

    By: Javad Heirannia

    Justice for Jamal Khashoggi and his Loved Ones: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that Khashoggi abduction, torture and murder was undoubtedly done on the orders of MBS.”

  • Nader Entessar 2018-10-26 12:24

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. won’t put game-changing pressure on Riyadh: Prof. Entessar

    TEHRAN - Referring to weak reaction of Trump to brutal death of Khashoggi, Nader Entessar says U.S. President will not put game-changing pressure on Saudi regime because of its possible political and economic consequences.  

  • آرشین ادیب مقدم 2018-10-17 10:56

    By Javad Heirannia

    Mohammad bin Salman resembles Trump: Adib-Moghaddam

    TEHRAN - Professor Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, Chair of the Centre for Iranian Studies at the London Middle East Institute believes that I never saw Mohammad bin Salman as a prudent leader. His approach to politics is ad hoc, coarse and lacks diplomatic skill.