NYT: Saudi has agreed to an American request to provide a base to train moderate Syrian opposition fighter

According to a report in the New York Times,  Saudi Arabia  “has agreed to an American request to provide a base to train moderate Syrian opposition fighters, American officials said on Wednesday.”  It seems that Saudi Arabia is hedging its bets by  trying to keep some contacts with the extremist Sunni groups  while at the same trying to placate American concerns about ISIS.

 

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