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Saudi Arabia and Muslim Brotherhood

A matter of strategy

Khaled Meshaal, Hamas leader, met King Salman in Riyadh.

Khaled Meshaal, Hamas leader, met King Salman in Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia and Muslim Brotherhood relationship is changing yet again. Geo-strategy is the reason behind rapprochement. What consequences can be expected?

King Salman, obsessed with the struggle against Iran, seems to be willing to recruit the Muslim Brotherhood in his Sunni front. However, Hasan al-Banna’s ideology runs contrary to everything the al-Saud represent.

My article on L’Indro is available here.

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