August 2013 archive

A Veteran Saudi Power Player Works To Build Support to Topple Assad

Syria’s Economy Paying Steep Cost in Conflict From the Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323423804579024452583045962.html?mod=WSJ_MostPopular_Europe Associated Press Saudi Arabia’s Prince Bandar bin Sultan al-Saud maneuvers behind the scenes to defeat the Syrian regime and its Iranian and Hezbollah allies. Officials inside the Central Intelligence Agency knew that Saudi Arabia was serious about toppling Syrian President Bashar al-Assad …

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