U.S. downgrades Saudi arms deal over Israeli concerns

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    Report: U.S. downgrades Saudi arms deal over Israeli concerns - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News
    The US wants to sell to the Saudis. they are paying in cash, But the israeli welfare recepient tail wags the dog once again
     
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    Obama sends Gates over to Saudi Arabia to do some serious butt-kissin' to placate the Saudis...
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    Saudis ‘So Unhappy' With Obama They Sent Emissaries to China, Russia Seeking Enhanced Ties
    Wednesday, April 06, 2011 – Reporting from Baghdad, Iraq yesterday, NBC’s Tom Brokaw said the Saudi Arabian monarchy is “so unhappy with the Obama administration for the way it pushed out President Mubarak of Egypt” that it has sent senior officials to the Peoples' Republic of China and Russia to seek expanded business opportunities with those countries.
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    After Upsetting Saudis, Obama Sends Defense Secretary Gates to Discuss Arab Upheaval With Saudi King
    Wednesday, April 06, 2011 - Defense Secretary Robert Gates arrived in the Saudi capital Wednesday for talks with King Abdullah on coping with the political upheaval sweeping the Arab world, blunting Iranian efforts to exploit the unrest, and upgrading the kingdom's defenses against Iranian missiles.
     
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