Reporters watch the speech of Saudi King Salman from a press room, during the opening of the Arab summit in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, April 15, 2018. Amr Nabil | AP
The Spin War

Saudi Arabia Teams Up with the UK to Kill Off Al Jazeera

“A channel is a very economical way to influence people. Bang for your buck, it’s much cheaper than guns. It is about controlling the discourse, and for Saudis about being in charge.”