price oil in US dollars in return we're gonna silly armaments were gonna you know we're gonna be up support US ally in the Middle East and so forth and so you've had this alliance effectively over the last forty almost fifty years now. It worked for the
some pretty you know beyond simply the economic concerns. There are you know obviously the the geopolitical concerns in the Middle East that as a relates to you know lower oil prices and what that does to that region in particular. You know we saw Saudi Arabia
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Lara Logan blasts US attitudes and policies toward the Middle East .
s Morning Joe. We have a great piece by Bobby Ghosh, who's been on here before about the rise of the Salafis, in the Middle East , they're the Tea Party of Muslim democracy, and that's a fantastic, insightful story as well... Here's the definition
s speech to the UN General Assembly, calling it 'rhetoric punctuated by moments of... delusion.' He talked about the moment that we're living through in the Middle East now... he said this is a real 'season of progress...'
administration. This has been the policy he established, proudly, in Cairo three years ago, and now it's all aflame, it's in ruins... This is the collapse of the major thrust of Obama's policy in the Middle East in front of our eyes...
inexperience. I think we're seeing in these events this week the further education of a president... he's learning that his mere Obamaness... is simply not sufficient to change the fact that the Middle East remains a tinderbox...