Saudi Crown Prince: Iran's supreme leader "makes Hitler look good"

Mohammed bin Salman
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who's being courted by Washington elites and Hollywood moguls alike during a cross-country American trip, had a conversation with The Atlantic's editor-in-chief Jeffrey Goldberg about the state of play in the Middle East and his vision for 2030. One key quote on Iran and its supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:

"I believe the Iranian supreme leader makes Hitler look good. Hitler didn’t do what the supreme leader is trying to do. Hitler tried to conquer Europe. … The supreme leader is trying to conquer the world."