Report: US asked Saudi Arabia to arm Libyan rebels

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 7, 2011 07:35

The United States recently asked Saudi Arabia to supply Libyan rebels in Benghazi with weapons, according to a report in The Independent on Monday.

According to the report, the Saudi Kingdom has not yet responded to the American request despite an purported attempt by Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to assassinate Saudi King Abdullah over a year ago.


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