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Saudi crown prince's UK visit will throw spotlight on ties and tensions

UK is keen to endorse effort to reform kingdom but ‘values gap’ exists, especially on rights The powerful Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is set to meet senior royals on a visit to London this month that will give him a chance both to present himself as his country’s modernising face and experience British protests over Saudi Arabia’s human rights record and its conduct in the three-year Yemen civil war.
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