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KSA crown prince Moqren, FM Saud dismissed

RIYADH: Saudi King Salman removed Moqren bin Abdul Aziz bin Saud as heir and deputy prime minister and installs Mohammed bin Nayef, grandson of kingdom’s founder

The post of crown prince secures Prince Mohammed bin Nayef as the most likely successor to King Salman. He takes over the post of crown prince from Prince Muqrin.

Also in the reshuffle longtime foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal was replaced wtih Adel al-Jubeir, the kingdom’s current ambassador to the US.