Ben Hubbard

New York Times

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Ben Hubbard is the Beirut bureau chief for the New York Times.

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How Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman rose to power in Saudi Arabia

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Military escalation… without diplomacy

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President Obama is in Saudi Arabia today at a tense moment in US­Saudi relations.

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