Posts Tagged: Saudi Arabia
The spread of Salafism, thanks to Saudi Arabia, sows the seeds of sympathy for Islamic extremism.
The United States should rethink its ties to a country that engages in mass executions and disastrous military campaigns.
Saudi Arabia is acting panicked by Iran’s rise.
One goal of Saudi Arabia’s recent mass executions, including a prominent Shiite cleric, was to goad Iran into over-reacting.
Despite the Iran nuclear deal, Washington greenlit the Saudi War against Yemen.
As with Saudi Arabia, the U.S. has long kept bad company: the Shah of Iran, Pinochet, the Greek Colonels, the contras.
The Saudis are wreaking wholesale destruction in Yemen.
Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Israel appear constitutionally incapable of prioritizing the Islamic State as a threat.
Some countries are getting rid of outdated blasphemy laws, while others are ramping up persecutions.
The nuclear deal with Iran, like Nixon's opening to China in 1972, has the potential to be a geopolitical game changer -- if it can get through Congress first.