The Bush administration has sped up the process of Islamist successes in the world. The Saudi Kingdom, Egypt and other gulf states' regimes' future is very bleak. I give the Saudi royal family 10 years at the most before there is an Islamist takeover of that country. It won't matter how much military equipment they get from the US, the people will overthrow these dictatorships sooner or later. People will support the Islamists over the current dictators.
Saudi Arabian king cuts France trip short after beach controversy (Reuters)
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