Arms for the King and His Family:
The U.S. Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
On October 20, 2010, the U.S. State Department notified Congress of its intention to make the biggest arms sale in American history — an estimated $60.5 billion purchase by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The package represents a considerable improvement in the offensive capability of the Saudi armed forces.
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Rachel’s Tomb, a Jewish Holy Place, Was Never a Mosque
UNESCO has declared that Rachel’s Tomb near Jerusalem is the Bilal ibn Rabah mosque — endorsing a Palestinian claim that first surfaced only in 1996 and which ignores centuries of Muslim tradition.