Political pondents have been juggling this notion that Saudi Arabia is not a US ally. These comments are surfacing during an immanent retaliation from the Saudi to a direct attack from Iran. To answer this question we need to first see what has Iran provide the United States for the U.S. to not stand by Iran’s enemies. Iran linked to deaths of 500 U.S. troops in Iraq, Afghanistan. On November 4, 1979, Iranian students seized the embassy and detained more than 50 Americans, ranging from the Chargé d’Affaires to the most junior members of the staff, as hostages. The Iranians … Continue reading Is Saudi Arabia a U.S. Ally?