|Mohammed bin Salman is guilty of murder. Biden should not give him a pass.|
The U.S. has a long history of allying itself with corrupt and murderous authoritarian rulers. Because the Middle East is a hotbed of religious extremism of many types, there is likely no successful strategy to be deployed there.
Let's de-emphasize the relationships in that part of the world. If the oil market destabilizes, so be it. We need to move to a post carbon future anyway. Let's look at all of our alliances and make some hard choices.