Russia gets demonized for buying some Facebook ads yet Israel, Saudi Arabia, Koch Industries, and Amazon can buy the whole Congress and no one says a word
The Saudi monarchy is not our ally and any politician who speaks highly of them isn’t either.
Saudi Arabia has re-arrested women’s rights campaigner Loujain al-Hathloul, who is best known for her defiance of the kingdom’s driving ban. Ms al-Hathloul was detained at King Fahad International Airport in Dammam on the country’s east coast near the border with Bahrain on 4 June and is expected to…
Brookings is bragging that it was actually Obama that sold all the weapons to Saudi Arabia, not Trump!
“None of the deals identified so far are new, all began in the Obama administration.”
Last month, President Trump visited Saudi Arabia and his administration announced that he had concluded a $110 billion arms deal with the kingdom. The only problem is that there is no deal. It’s fake news.
Wilbur Ross, Trumps commerce secretary, praised Saudi Arabia for its lack of protestors. Either he doesn’t know that the Saudis jail and behead dissenters, or he doesn’t care. Either way, he’s just another top Trump official with utter disdain for basic human rights.
No ‘bad placards’ in nation where such political dissent is punishable by death
Arming terrorists is an American past time…
US Secretary of State says the arms agreements will help Saudi Arabia deal with ‘malign Iranian influence’.