Senior members of Saudi Royal family detained

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There are reports today at least two members of Saudi Arabia's royal family being arrested on charges of plotting to overthrow the country's current leaders and BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner says that would be a very big deal if confirmed this would be a significant move by Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince Mohammed bin Salman to consolidate his position comes up in a blouse he's one of the senior princes reportedly detained is one of the last surviving sons of the country's funda and widely respected amongst older members of the ruling family the other senior prince to taint Mohammed bin Nayef was next in line to the throne before he was suddenly replaced three years ago and there's been no official comment on those reports yet from the Saudi

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