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Saudi King and Robert Gates

The Apple and the Oil

During this first week of January 2012, a variety of news outlets have reported that U.S. troops are being deployed to or are already in Israel, in preparation for war against Iran. This deployment begs the question: are American troops being sent to aid in the protection of Israel – our ally and the apple of God’s eye or is this American presence to protect Saudi Arabia and the free flow of oil from Iranian assault? Read More