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not seen it yet, but it'd have to go quite some distance to paint them in a positive light. Biggest threat to peace and stability in the ME, yet not only do we support them, we even sell them the weapons they use to spread their wars. Funny old world sometimes.
The irony is that by comparison, Iran is almost a beacon of tolerance and liberalism... and has a similar amount of oil. As does Russia - slightly more I think.So exactly why are we best buddies with one of the most repressive, dangerous regimes in the world?
Clarky said:£b40+ arms contracts with BAE etc once a decade maybe??
Clarky said:of which by the way, £b6 goes out in "commission" fees to various princes and 'greasers of wheels'
That is why the Americans are based there, it is not to protect anything but the Saudi Royal Family and ensure they continue to spend the nations wealth in the USA. It is a dumping ground for end of line.. anything. Medical, Cars, Fashions.