Persian Gulf allies tire of waiting for U.S. on Syria

One way or the other This Administration is Taking Over Syria! The Saudis are merely working quietly with Obama. Always remembering Obama Bowed so deeply to The Saudis in 2008 that he nearly split his pants!

Peace and Freedom

The Washington Post, AP, AFP-JIJI

WASHINGTON – Persian Gulf countries, led by Saudi Arabia, are moving to strengthen their military support for Syrian rebels and develop policy options independent from the United States in the wake of what they see as a failure of U.S. leadership following President Barack Obama’s decision not to launch airstrikes against Syria, according to senior gulf officials.

Although the Saudis and others in the region have been supplying weapons to the rebels since the fighting in Syria began more than two years ago and have cooperated with a slow-starting CIA operation to train and arm the opposition, officials said they have largely given up on the United States as the leader and coordinator of their efforts.

Instead, the Saudis plan to expand training facilities they operate in Jordan and increase the firepower of arms sent to rebel groups that are fighting extremist elements among them…

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