July 3, 2015

THEY BELONG TOGETHER:

Goodbye Washington, hello Moscow? Saudi Arabia finds friendly face in Putin. (Fred Weir, JULY 3, 2015, CS Monitor)

Some experts perceive signs of an "emerging partnership" driven by shifting global winds, in which Saudi cash helps Moscow dodge Western sanctions, while Russian arms, engineering expertise, and diplomatic support assist the energetic new Saudi king to wean his country from dependency on an increasingly uncooperative US.

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