Oil-rich Persian Gulf cowards - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rudy Haugeneder
    • 02.09.13 | 00:12 (IDT)

    The Saudi and their allies are absolute cowards and, despite the weapons they have, are afraid to fight their own wars. Cowards. If the Americans get involved in attacking Syria, it is as a mercenary force hired by the Saudi and other Persian Gulf oil monarchies. Consider this: The Saudi own billions upon billions of dollars of sophisticated American military hardware that not every the US military always has. If they're so gun-ho about the killing the Assad and his Alawhite Shi'ite Syrian government forces, why don't they do it themselves? -- or with the help of Qatar and the UAE and other oil-rich Sunni-run Persian Gulf countries that are also incredibly well-armed with the latest military toys?

    from the article: Obama reopens the diplomatic window
    First published 11:10 01.09.13 | Last updated 11:10 01.09.13
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