THE SAUDI CONNECTION September 15, 2011Posted by wmmbb in Israel-Palestine, Oil, Saudi Arabia, Terrorism Issues.
Fifteen of the hijackers of the planes on the 11th September 2001 were Saudis.
That fact alone might have been worthy of investigation and it was, except that the report of the Congressional Investigation was redacted. Perhaps the politics of oil got in the way. Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan review the relationships in their article in Vanity Fair. Their conclusions conclude the politics of Palestine are more important than has been accredited for the Saudis.
Paul Jay interviews Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan on The Real News Network (via War in Context).
Despite the connections that were evident, and those later discovered, it was Afghanistan and Iraq that were invaded, occupied and bombed.