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A new book by Middle East expert Mitchell Bard claims that the Arab
lobby in Washington DC, headed up by the Saudis, has unlimited sources
to try to buy what they usually cannot win on merits or their
arguments. In response to the claim that the Israeli government also
has a group that lobbies the United States government on Israel's
behalf, Bard said that the Arab lobby is one of the strongest in
America even stronger than the Israeli group and that the Arab world
has many resources to call upon for influence in Washington.
Saudi officials let it be known that current US government officials
can be hired following their retirement which many believe may help the
officials adopt positions while in government to make themselves
marketable to the Arab lobby.
Jimmy's Prophetic Prospective on the News
The influence of the Arab lobby in the United States with its unlimited
resources to buy what they cannot win on the merits of their
arguments is setting the stage for Bible prophecy to be fulfilled.
There has always been pressure applied to all branches of government in
the United States through what is called lobbying - advocates for a
cause, who apply pressure on the Congress or the administration to go
one direction instead of another. The media has complained about undue
pressure from AIPAC, which is the Israeli lobby, while at the same
time the Arab world has its own lobbying group in Washington headed up
by the Saudis. With unlimited resources at their disposal, the Arab
lobby does indeed make their wishes known to members of the United
What is so interesting about this report is the list of nations found
in Bible prophecy that will play a key role in the end times scenario
which is revealed in the Bible. Daniel and Ezekiel, two of the ancient
Jewish prophets, reveal in their prophecies these nations and most of
them are members of the Arab world. Daniel points out that Syria and
Egypt, referred to as the Kings of the North and the South in Daniel
11:40-43, that Syria and Egypt will join a coalition of nations to
come and destroy the Jewish state of Israel in the last days.
Ezekiel, in Ezekiel 38:5, mentions Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia, and Libya
as part of that same coalition. Even the Psalmist in Psalm 83
mentions Lebanon and Saudi Arabia in the alignment of Arab nations
that will come against Israel.
Bible prophecy will indeed be fulfilled.