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Saudi intelligence, CIA said to be training rebels in Jordan for Syria

Saudi intelligence, CIA said to be training rebels in Jordan for Syria

AMMAN — Conventional wisdom suggests that the United States, in adopting Iran as its new ally, has moved away from both Israel and Saudi Arabia. The U.S. challenge now is to keep Israel, Saudi Arabia and other GCC states from joining against the Teheran regime. Meanwhile, Jordan is said to have increased its role in […]

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Selection of new Saudi intel chief: Regional power bid and act of desperation

Selection of new Saudi intel chief: Regional power bid and act of desperation

Compiled by Miles Yu, Geostrategy-Direct.com WASHINGTON — The role of intelligence, long a means for projecting power in Mideast dictatorships, is changing. Saudi Arabia’s new intelligence chief could reverse the decline of the Gulf Arab oil power amid the threat from neighboring Iran, a report said. And, in Egypt, the intelligence service is recognizing it […]