The Kindgom of Saudi Arabia has a population of almost 30 Million governed by a hereditary monarchy. It is one of the world's richest countries and finances itself largely by oil and gas trade.
Saudi Arabia is considered by Western countries as a dictatorship. It is the world's second largest weapons importer and adheres to the conservative movement within Sunni Islam referred to as Wahhabism. This page shows an automatic compilation of DW content dealing with Saudi Arabia.
It's been four years since Saudi Arabia launched an international intervention to stop the civil war in Yemen. French war photographer Veronique de Viguerie calls it the "hidden war." It became the title of her most recent project, which won one of the most prestigious photography awards in France. DW asked her why she chose to go to Yemen and how she deals with the traumatic scenes she witnessed.