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Sunday, May 14, 2006
Saudi Arabia's Liberal Prince
Anthony Chadid prfiles Prince Talal, the Saudi Arabian liberal, or rather radical, prince. He's the father of Walid bin Talal (the mother is Mona al Sulh, daughter of Lebanese primeminister Reyad al Sulh). As I posted a while back, Walid the son owns influential music companies and channels in the Arab world and is making the first Saudi feature film.