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The War Nerd: Saudis, Syria, and “Blowback”


ON DECEMBER 19, 2013

saudi-blowbackPeople are saying that the Saudis are asking for big trouble by backing jihad against Syria’s President Assad.

According to the Daily Beast:

“Saudi Arabia is playing a dangerous double game—turning a blind eye to the jihadists flocking from Riyadh to Syria while assuring the West of its commitment to fighting terror.”

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