We live in preposterous times

Would Saudi Arabia attack Iran directly? Would the U.S. encourage it, or would Russia join on the other side? Never say never. Especially these days.

On May 19, U.S. President Donald Trump is making his first foreign visit to Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the de facto ruler of Saudi Arabia.Photograph courtesy of Gage Skidmore

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

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