In Riyadh, the French Prime Minister trumpets a potential ten billion euros worth of deals, as activists denounce the kingdom's human rights record. Why does Paris seem to be drawing closer to the Gulf States? How is it all playing it out after an Iran nuclear deal and as Russia intervenes in Syria?
Former political analyst, Saudi embassy in Washington
President, Commission on jihadist networks, French Senate
Assistant Professor of Political Sciences, Leiden University
Director of foreign affairs publication, CAPE