Saudi Arabia Announces Anti-Corruption Arrests


Dubai: Saudi authorities have arrested a number of princes and former ministers on corruption charges, a Saudi broadcaster said on Saturday.

The arrests came hours after King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz established an anti corruption committee, headed by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman.

I read this as the Islamists being taken down by the Reformist. That would be welcome.

Or it could just be a power solidifying move.

It might even be anti-corruption...but I'm a cynic