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Iran-Saudi Crisis ‘Most Dangerous for Decades’

May 17, 2016

Affiliate professor Kristian Coates Ulrichsen writes for the BBC that relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran are at their worst in nearly 30 years, following the execution of Saudi cleric Nimr al-Nimr, the subsequent setting ablaze of the Saudi embassy in Tehran, and Riyadh’s expulsion of Iranian diplomats. Read the full BBC article here.