The Saudis Just Flipped Obama the Bird

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 29, 2013 1:15 PM
If you thought you’d heard the end of Obama’s foreign policy mistakes in Syria, think again. America’s longtime Mideast ally, Saudi Arabia, is now displaying its disgust for Obama’s work. Saudi Arabia was recently offered a long-coveted seat on the U.N. Security Council. But the Saudis unexpectedly flipped the U.N. the diplomatic bird. How shocking was this move? No nation had ever turned its back on the increased power and prestige that come with a seat on the Council. The Saudis were blunt in their reasoning, saying that they couldn’t do the job because of others’ failures.