Last week, Crown Prince Mohammad of Saudi Arabia ordered the arrests of dozens of the country's most influential figures, including four ministers and eleven princes. This is one of the kingdom's most major changes in the past four decades.
The shift in governance comes as a way for the prince to not only crackdown on corruption, but also consolidate his control over all of the kingdom's security services. With all members of the royal family being barred from leaving the country, Crown Prince Mohammad now has the most power a ruler in the kingdom has had in generations.
Read more about it here: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/07/saudi-purge-comes-with-huge-risk.html
How do you think the country's culture and politics will be influenced? What changes can you see happening in the future?