“A psychopath with infinite resources”: the harsh accusations of a former intelligence agent against the Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohamed bin Salman

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Mohammed bin Salman (left) replaced Mohammed bin Nayef (right) as crown prince in 2017.

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has suggested using a “poisoned ring” to kill King Abdullah, according to a former Saudi intelligence official.

In an interview broadcast on the program 60 minutes From the US network CBS, former intelligence official Saad al-Jabri said that in 2014 Bin Salman told a cousin that he wanted to carry out a plan to take the throne from his father.

The Saudi government has branded Jabri a “disgraced former official with a long record of inventions.”

He said in his interview that the crown prince, ruler de facto and son of King Salman, is a “psychopath, murderer, cwith infinite resources in the middle eastwhich represents a threat to its people, to the Americans and for the planet.

“A psychopath with infinite resources”: the harsh accusations of a former intelligence agent against the Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohamed bin Salman