Saudi Arabia’s Very Long Arab Spring

Prince Turki al-Faisal, former intelligence chief and ambassador to the UK and the US, was on the Charlie Rose show Wednesday. When asked what would prevent a change like the one that took place in Tunisia or Egypt from reaching his country, Turki said Saudi Arabia has been going through the Arab Spring for the past eighty years. Eighty. Eight-zero. EIGHT-ZEEERO.

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