Essentially, America under Obama’s leadership has thrown the entire Middle East away. It’s now going to be a region united under one hegemony, which is likely Iran. This means it’s going to become increasingly hostile and become an even larger threat to the existence of Israel. With this, the likelihood of war increases dramatically.
King Salman has been impressed by Russia’s counterterrorism campaign in Syria so much that he is allegedly planning to come to Moscow before the year is out to “forge an alliance with Russia,” Dr. Mordechai Kedar wrote for Arutz Sheva.
The oil kingdom is one of America’s key allies in the Middle East but Riyadh and Washington have long appeared to be slowly moving apart. At the same time, Saudi Arabia and Russia have been increasingly interested in improving bilateral ties. Continue reading