By trading geopolitical importance for aid and showing restraint when unrest erupts, the kingdom has managed to remain stable for decades.
The road to hell was paved with the good intentions of François Mitterrand.
Greece's new government rolled out its audacious plan to drag the country out of austerity. It might be in for a rude awakening.
Maybe the new Greek leaders are ready to temper the campaign rhetoric and deal with Greece’s economy. Unlikely.