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    • julie
    • 10.01.10 | 18:47 (IST)

    The bottom line is money. Who owns stock in the company. It also sells to the state who receives the jobs. The Emirates and Egypt are "moderate" by rubber ruler standards in the Arab world. But Saudi? I have always hated our special friendship because there is nothing moderate about Wahabism. But oil is such a valueble commodity we look the other way. It is a sick relationship. As far as nuclear armed Israel goes, they shouldn't play a part in this discussion. They don't show any true interest in our interest or else they would have moved forward many years ago with some peace objective and closure with some of their more radical aspects of racism. They are more than capable of handling anything on the military front whether we sell or not. The bottom line is Saudi funding of Wahabism education has played a huge factor in terrorism. They are not moderates. Help us if that countries elite family ever has a dangerous change in direction.

    from the article: 'Bush sold Arab states arms in violation of deal with Israel'
    First published 01:43 10.01.10 | Last updated 09:34 10.01.10
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