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How Saudi Arabia Built Its New Image

Saudi Arabia has put a lot of effort into building its image as a modern civilisation.

How the US and Saudi Arabia have made a big effort to improve the Saudi image; Italy clashes with the EU over its budget proposals; and the Palestinian music group Le Trio Joubran discuss their new album.

(Photo: US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the White House in March 2018. Credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images).

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Inside The Philippines’ Deadly War On Drugs

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