Storm Track Intimidation: Saudi Prince Threatened Britain with Terrorism
The Saudis are flexing their oil muscle. First it was a Saudi billionaire causes a book on terror financing to be withdrawn by a publisher, now a Saudi Prince threatened Britain with another 7/7 attack if unless British corruption probes into Saudi arms deals were halted.
Saudi Arabia's rulers threatened to make it easier for terrorists to attack unless corruption investigations into their arms deals were halted, according to court documents revealed yesterday. London
Previously secret files describe how investigators were told they faced "another 7/7" and the loss of "British lives on British streets" if they pressed on with their inquiries and the Saudis carried out their threat to cut off intelligence.
Prince Bandar, the head of the Saudi national security council, and son of the crown prince, was alleged in court to be the man behind the threats to hold back information about suicide bombers and terrorists. He faces accusations that he himself took more than £1bn in secret payments from the arms company BAE.
He was accused in yesterday's high court hearings of flying to London in December 2006 and uttering threats which made the prime minister, Tony Blair, force an end to the Serious Fraud Office investigation into bribery allegations involving Bandar and his family.
The threats halted the fraud inquiry, but triggered an international outcry, with allegations that
had broken international anti-bribery treaties. Britain
It seems, as
Yesterday, anti-corruption campaigners began a legal action to overturn the decision to halt the case. They want the original investigation restarted, arguing the government had caved into blackmail.
The judge said he was surprised the government had not tried to persuade the Saudis to withdraw their threats. He said: "If that happened in our jurisdiction [the
], they would have been guilty of a criminal offence". Counsel for the claimants said it would amount to perverting the course of justice. UK
As oil climbs past $100 a barrel, we’re going to see more and more of this ‘caving into blackmail’ until the free world understands that oil is national security issue and a weapon of war that is being waged against the democracies.
Wake Up People !! Get off the oil tit. It’s a matter of national survival. Drill anywhere we can in the free world. Build those nuclear power plants. Burn that coal – and the environmentalists be dammed! We’re not going to get free of foreign oil with solar panels, wimpy automobiles and florescent light bulbs.
Once we are out from under the oil boot of the
Get a FREE TRIAL COPY of the The Gathering Storm eBook which includes the Forward by Walid Shoebat, Introduction, and first 50 pages of The Gathering Storm eBook. And sign up for my free WEEKLY STORM REPORT and receive a synopsis of the most important weekly news revealing the intimidation, infiltration and disinformation tactics used to soften-up the non-Muslim world for domination.