Would the Saudis Help Israel Strike Iran?

By Jeffrey Goldberg

I discuss the possibility of a Sunni-Jewish alliance against Iran in this piece; now comes a report that the Saudis might be willing to let Israel fly over their territory on their way to and from Iran:

The head of Mossad, Israel's overseas intelligence service, has assured Benjamin Netanyahu, its prime minister, that Saudi Arabia would turn a blind eye to Israeli jets flying over the kingdom during any future raid on Iran's nuclear sites. Earlier this year Meir Dagan, Mossad's director since 2002, held secret talks with Saudi officials to discuss the possibility.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2009/07/would-the-saudis-help-israel-strike-iran/20648/