Iran is on Saudi Arabia’s radar, making war more likely

Now that Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman has consolidated power within the kingdom, largely through an anti-corruption campaign and the purging of key military and ruling class figures, he is setting his sights on the country’s biggest security threat: Iran. In doing so bin Salman, or MBS as he is called, is enlisting [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.