The Saudi embassy and diplomat have been abusing their power for decades to help Saudi National avoid serious crimes including murder and rape.
The government of Saudi Arabia has repeatedly helped Saudi citizens evade prosecutors and the police in the United States and flee back to their homeland after being accused of serious crimes here, current and former US officials said.
The FBI, the Department of Homeland Security, and other agencies have been aware of the Saudi actions for at least a decade, officials said. But successive American administrations have avoided confronting the government in Riyadh out of concern that doing so might jeopardize US interests, particularly Saudi cooperation in the fight against Islamist terrorism, current and former officials said.
No. The US uses mostly domestic supplies combined with imports from Canada and Mexico.
What makes the Saudis important is that they have the largest “easy to extract” reserves on the planet. The US, Canada, and Russia actually have larger reserves but ours are harder to extract. So the Saudis ultimately play a large role on the worldwide oil market.
12.9% from the ME of which 8.1% comes from Saudi while 19.6% comes from Latin America broken down as 7.5% from Mexico and 5.9% from Venezuela also 15.1 % from Canada we also get 10.3% from Africa of which 5.2% of which is Nigerian.