… in 2011. Saudi Arabia is the major consideration underlying the ongoing Iran “crisis” – not, as is so often speculated, Israel.
Note from the linked article how utterly disproportionate the arms sales to S.A. were as compared to the rest of the “gulf” nations.
We just discussed this subject here.
Israeli rhetoric and bellicosity are misdirection. It is Saudi Arabia whose existence is increasingly threatened, not from Israel (of course) but from Iran.
Update: I’m not the only one who’s thinking that Israeli strike threats are a bluff.