Spurned by West, Saudi Crown Prince MBS heads to China, becomes unlikely peacemaker for India and Pakistan

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Spurned by West, Saudi Crown Prince MBS heads to China, becomes unlikely peacemaker for India and Pakistan

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman created quite the buzz this week with his whirlwind weeklong Asian tour, starting in Pakistan on Sunday before moving to India and wrapping it up with a two-day stop in China that ended on Friday. Many headlines have been written about the lucrative deals that he and his entourage dangled before Asian governments keen on strengthening economic ties with Riyadh. But to focus too hard on these would be to miss the bigger picture: the Saudi prince’s…

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