Prince Talal bin Abdulaziz, long-time Saudi political reformer, has died

Reuters , Saturday 22 Dec 2018

Prince Talal
Prince Talal bin Abdulaziz was the brother of Saudi Arabia's King Salman and father of Prince Al Waleed bin Talal.

Saudi Arabia's Prince Talal bin Abdulaziz, father of billionaire investor Alwaleed bin Talal and a vocal supporter of reform in the ruling al-Saud family, has died, family members and Saudi media said on twitter posts on Saturday.

The 87-year-old senior member of the royal family had been ill for several years. He lived in exile abroad in the 1960s after urging a transition to constitutional monarchy, but later returned to Saudi Arabia.

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