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Old 05-17-2019, 05:49 PM
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Originally Posted by cmkeller View Post
Why just next door, the British set up a Saudi prince as absolute monarch of his own newly-minted country full of natives who were never consulted about who would rule over them.
Hashemite prince. My apologies cmkeller, it was just making my nose twitch . The Hashemite kingdoms of Jordan and Iraq were client states. Saudi Arabia is a conquest state.