The Arab 'client-regimes', foremost among them the Saudis and the related Hashemites whose rule is now limited to Jordan, are considerable co-responsible for having brought the Middle East region to this point. But of course it is the Americans, and the Israelis, and the Europeans, who bear the primary responsiblity:
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"Our Arab region is surrounded by dangers," King Abdullah said at the opening of a summit for leaders of the oil-rich Arab nations around the Persian Gulf. "It is like a keg of gunpowder waiting for a spark to explode."