Saudis pledged allegiance to new crown prince Mohammed bin Salman just like they once pledged allegiance to his grandfather and founder King Abdulaziz. He was chosen after he was selected by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and through the kingdom’s basic governance system. Thirty one out of 34 members of the allegiance council chose him as crown prince, and this represents an unprecedented and sweeping majority.
Political stability is one of the basic pillars of governance in Saudi Arabia. The modern Saudi state has emphasized this since it was founded, and it continues to emphasize this at every occasionAbdullah bin Bijad al-Otaibi