U.S. Relies Heavily on Saudi Money to Support Syrian Rebels

Good article showing different factors in our dangerous allegiance with Saudi Arabia. An early error in the article says the US started arming rebels in 2013, when in fact it was 2012, as previous articles here prove, as well as this one from Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-syria-obama-order-idUSBRE8701OK20120802

A joint arming and training program between the C.I.A. and Saudi Arabia reflects the enduring alliance between the nations even as their relationship and the kingdom’s place in the region are in flux.

Source: U.S. Relies Heavily on Saudi Money to Support Syrian Rebels – The New York Times

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