Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz al-Saud speaks during a news conference with Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan's prime minister Nawaz Sharif's adviser on foreign affairs, at Foreign Ministry in Islamabad (REUTERS/Mian Khursheed).

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As Bibi addresses Congress, the Saudis play a more subtle game on Iran

March 2, 2015, Bruce Riedel

With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Washington and set to deliver his long-awaited address to Congress, Bruce Riedel comments on Saudi Arabia’s latest regional posturing. Riedel analyzes King Salman bin Abdulaziz’s recent summoning of Pakistan’s prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, to Riyadh, in an effort to shore up support no matter the outcome of the Iranian nuclear negotiations.

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