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Saudi Billionaire Says What Kingdom Won’t Say: No Faith in Obama

Saudi Arabia is loudly silent on the deal with Iran, but its royal billionaire prince who owns part of Twitter and Apple says “we” are concerned. And guess who is “We”? Saudi Arabia and Israel.
Billionaire Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal on his airplane throne, sitting under the logo of his company. Alwaleed has no confidence in Obama when it comes to Iran.

Billionaire Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal on his airplane throne, sitting under the logo of his company. Alwaleed has no confidence in Obama when it comes to Iran.

The Saudi kingdom has kept a suspicious silence over President Barack Obama and his Western allies’ deal with Iran, but one of its wealthiest billionaires princes, who owns lots of shares in Twitter, Apple and News Corp., has minced no words to express no confidence in Obama.

He also happens to be a nephew of King Abdullah.

“There’s no confidence in the Obama administration doing the right thing with Iran,” Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, told Bloomberg News.

Then he blurted out a whopper by saying. “We’re really concerned.” The “we” is “Israel, Saudi Arabia, the Middle East countries,” he said.

It is no secret that Riyadh and Jerusalem are privately in cahoots again Iran, but when the king’s billionaire nephew publicly states Israel is an ally against the White House, somebody at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue should start cleaning out his ears.

His comments came hours before the deal with Iran was announced, but he presumably figured Obama would surrender and let Iran win the bargaining session.

“Obama is in so much of a rush to have a deal with Iran,” he said. “He wants anything. He’s so wounded. It’s very scary. Look, the 2014 elections are going to begin. Within two months they’re going to start campaigning. Thirty-nine members of his own party in the House have already moved away from him on Obamacare. That’s scary for him.”

Open criticism of Obama playing politics on the life-or-death issue of a nuclear Iran is pretty harsh stuff and might have made it a bit easier for the Kingdom to refrain from saying what it really thinks – that Obama does not understand anything about the Middle East or simply could not care less.

Saudi Arabia’s intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan a few weeks ago said that if President Obama continues to accommodate Iran, it might make a “major shift” away from Washington. And “away” from the White House means closer to the Zionist entity. It is amazing what some people will do to survive.

Prince Awaleed’s openly lumping the Kingdom with Israel and “other Middle East countries” cannot be shooed away as a one man’s opinion. Bloomberg noted that his “public statements are often interpreted as a barometer for the thoughts of Saudi’s rulers.”

Obama may be buying off Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States by offering them more security guarantees, but after Obama ditched Saudi Arabia and backed off its threat to attack Syrian President Bassar al-Assad for using chemical weapons, who trusts Washington any longer?

It is assumed Israel has nuclear warheads, and Saudi Arabia already has not kept it a secret that it would try to get its hands on nuclear weapons via Pakistan if Iran goes nuclear, so what guarantees does Washington have to offer?

The agreement with Iran by the Western powers, headed by Obama, puts the president in the saddle for the time being.  Except for Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, no one – not even Saudi Arabia – is going to second-guess Obama and not give the deal a chance.

Obama has neutralized Israel and silenced Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States, and, according to Israel’s Channel 10 television, he will use the deal to promote its agenda to solve all of the problems in the Middle East.

The television station reported that Obama will now figure it can pressure Iran, and even Russia, to help solve the Syrian civil war.  With that under his belt, it is only a short hop skip and a jump to crown the Palestinian Authority as the non-nuclear weapon to destroy Israel by squeezing it into its old “Auschwitz borders” until the next step of flooding it with Palestinian Authority “immigrants.”

Given President Obama’s track record on Obamacare, Libya, Egypt, Syria, Yemen and about every other country outside of Antarctica, it is a fair assumption that things will fall apart quickly. If it indeed is Obama’s plan to march to world peace with Iran at its side, the man forgets, or doesn’t even know, that he really does not understand the Middle East or simply could not care less.

The ink was hardly dry on the deal when U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani already interpreted it differently.

Tehran said the agreement leaves it with the right to enrich uranium, even if its low grade, while Kerry denied that the deal recognized Iran’s “right” to enrich uranium.

Perhaps a “bad deal” was better than no deal because once the bad deal is exposed for what it is, the Western powers can go back to square one and start over with common sense.

Of course, that assumes it is not too late.

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.


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11 Responses to “Saudi Billionaire Says What Kingdom Won’t Say: No Faith in Obama”

  1. OMG SUADI OWNS A PART OF TWITTER,,IM NOT GOIN ON THERE ANY MORE,,SPIES

  2. Chava Yocheved Burnham says:

    Too many typos to even read this…

  3. George One says:

    And it also assumes Western ‘powers’ have the guts to do what is right – something which appears ever more doubtful.

  4. Obama and Kerry are fools when it comes to dealing with Muslim countries like Iran and Syria.All it takes is for these countries to dig in and refuse to comply and America capitulates.Either they are fools or it is all part of a bigger plan.I think its all part of Obamas plan to bring about peace to the middle east,but it is nieve to say the least.What they know but arnt letting on is the fact that Iran is more than likely to renage on this agreement.Their goal is the destruction of the land of Israel and its people,and whenever it suits them,they will rush to make the bomb.Israel will be forced to attack but the world will see them as the agressors and turn their back on Israe..Its all part of Gods plan my friend and in the end God wins.

  5. Gil Gilman says:

    A bad deal is definitely not better than no deal. A bad deal is no deal. Furthermore, a seemingly good deal is also no deal.

  6. Bader Al Omar says:

    Saudi decision should be independent from the US from now on. This case should be a case to revolutionize our industry (including the military industry to achieve security independence), our science research (INCLUDING NUCLEAR RESEARCH) and the evaluate our 40 year policy of accepting USD for oil. That policy does not make any since anymore, we have been proping up a currency for a traitor!

  7. Yechiel Baum says:

    arab Obama sold out the jews, Israel, Saudi Arabia and its neighbors and I wonder how much they paid Obama since he is leaving office and is need of income? So he sold the USa and its allies for his own comfort and able to return to his Somalian homeland.

  8. Randy Husayn says:

    LMAO The saudi government is so worried and concerned about America doing deals with Iran and and they say that if they keep dealing with them, the royal government and family will move away from Washington.

    My message to you royal family members who agree with that: YOU CANT WIPE YOUR ASS WITHOUT AMERICA YET MOVE AWAY FROM WASHINGTON. YOULL MOVE AWAY AND THEN DO WHAT? BEFORE YOU KNOW IT, WHEN THE ROYAL FAMILY HAS BEEN DISOWNED BY AMERICA AND USED UP LIKE A $20 HOOKER, THEN YOU WILL SEE THEM ALSO RUNNING TO IRAN. MANY A THINGS I HAVE SAID HAVE COME TRUE AND THIS WONT BE THE FIRST OR THE LAST!

  9. Very soon Obama and his big power friends will realize what Iran is after.

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