HOST SCOTT SIMON:
A few acronyms to chew on this morning – hope breakfast won’t be flat – MBS, CPAC, OMB, if we have time. Join us now to get it all clear, Ron Elving, NPR Washington editor and correspondent. Ron, thank you very much for being with us.
RON ELVING, BYLINE: Hello. Hope all is well with you, Scott.
SIMON: (Laughs) Oh, I got in there, didn’t I? Of course, MBS is what they call Mohammed bin Salman, the Saudi Crown Prince. U.S. officials say he approved of Jamal Khashoggi’s grisly murder in 2018 – approved of it, lied about it afterwards. It is not known if President Biden will do anything in response to this finding.
ELVING: You know, MBS’s role in this murder has been widely known, both inside and outside the intelligence community, for about two years. But the Trump administration was …
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