Tag: Prince Nayif
King Abdullah’s Illness and the Saudi Succession
December 8, 2010 | Dr. Joshua Teitelbaum
If King Abdullah, who is 87, dies, Prince Nayif, 77, will most likely becoming crown prince after current Crown Prince Sultan, 86, assumes the throne. Although every ruler brings his own nuance, the West can be assured that Saudi Arabia will experience no major upheavals as a result of a succession to the throne.