Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Saudis say Iran must ‘pay the price’ for alleged plot as US resists retaliation

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Ewen MacAskill and Saeed Kamali Dehghan
London Guardian

Saudi Arabia has issued a menacing ­warning to Iran that it will have to pay a price for the alleged plot to hire a Mexican drug cartel to assassinate its ambassador in Washington.

The threat from the Saudis came as the Obama administration described the alleged plot as a “dangerous escalation” in the region.

White House spokesman Jay Carney said “clearly the plotting happened at senior levels of the Quds force [Iranian special forces]” but the administration resisted calls from within the US, mainly from the conservative right, to retaliate against Iran with military action.

On Wednesday night Carney said Barack Obama spoke to King Abdullah, the Saudi king, about the alleged plot and both agreed it was “a flagrant violation of international law”.

Full story here.

This article was posted: Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:21 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
The MH17 Cover-Up: Paul Joseph Watson on the Savage Nation See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

John Kerry Screened For Weapons Before Meeting Egyptian President See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2013 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.