The crackdown was reported immediately after a new anti-corruption commission, headed by powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was established by royal decree late Saturday. File photo: Reuters

Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes and sacks head of elite National Guard in ‘unprecedented’ purge

The dramatic purge occurred as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman steps up his reform drive for a post-oil era

Topic |   Middle East

TOP PICKS

The crackdown was reported immediately after a new anti-corruption commission, headed by powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was established by royal decree late Saturday. File photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE