Inside Saudi Arabia's Gilded Prison

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Dozens of prominent Saudi figures are being held in the Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh. It's part of an anti-corruption drive by the young Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd speaks with the BBC's chief international correspondent Lyse Doucet (@bbclysedoucet), the first journalist to be allowed inside the hotel.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.


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