The deceased were accused of belonging to militant groups and crimes such as murder.
The United Arab Emirates, the Saudis’ closest partner, and its Washington agents are offering authoritarians a road map to preserving impunity and ties to the West.
The Ritz-Carlton is "among the most majestic five-star hotels in Saudi Arabia."
Prince Mohammed bin Salman replaced Prince Mohammed bin Nayef in the role.
He began in Saudi Arabia with a sword dance and a glowing orb.
In his telephone discussions with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabian King Salman last weekend, President Trump reportedly raised a plan for the creation of safe zones to protect vulnerable Syrian populations.