“The problem is the line of succession. The King of Saudi Arabia—who is also the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques in Mecca and Medina—has the responsibility for all Muslims. Today that’s more than a billion people.
“Can you imagine, Amy, a billion? Two million of them make the pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina every year. Those pilgrims don’t care about the Saudi succession. In fact, many of them think the Turks should be controlling the Two Holy Mosques, as they did for centuries.”
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