Will the backlash against MBS’ purge begin in the military? Michael Horton reports  on the possible consequences of the decision to arrest Mutaib bin Abdullah, who was until this week the head of the Saudi National Guard.
Saudi Arabia, wellspring of regional instability. Paul Pillar reviews  the destabilizing actions taken by the Saudi government at home and abroad over the last few years.
Saudi Arabia’s blockade could starve sick children in Yemen. The Washington Post editors condemn  the tightening of the coalition blockade of Yemen.
Top U.S. diplomat blasts administration for “decapitation” of State Department leadership. Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian reports  on the American Foreign Service Association president’s criticism of the depletion of the department’s ranks.