Third Saudi State

January 23 2015

Abdulaziz (Ibn Saud) 1932-53

Saud 1953-64 (son of Abdulaziz, deposed in a power struggle)

Faisal 1964-75 (son of Abdulaziz, assassinated by his nephew)

Khalid 1975-82 (son of Abdulaziz)

Fahd 1982-2005 (son of Abdulaziz)

Abdullah 2005-15 (son of Abdulaziz)

Salman 2015- (son of Abdulaziz)

2 Responses to “Third Saudi State”

  1. davidderrick Says:

    Mnemonic: A sinister failing kleptocracy, fat and sterile.

    I have met many charming Saudi Arabians.

  2. davidderrick Says:

    Salman looks exactly like all the others.


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