Tag Archives: ARAMCO

Oil & Drug Money Overlords

(Excerpted from Chapter 18: The International Banksters: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

At the nadir of Four Horsemen/GCC/CIA petrodollar drugs for guns recycling scheme quietly sit the international mega-banks. Continue reading

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Contracts For Vampires

(Excerpted from Chapter 12: The Gulf Oil War: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

As oil historian Daniel Yergin put it, “What we had before the war was a special relationship with Saudi Arabia.  Now we have a more special relationship”.  Continue reading

Oil & International Banksters

1991-phillipines-katanduanes-island-man-on-water-buffalo(Excerpted from Chapter 3: The House of Saud & JP Morgan: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

By 1974 one-third of the new $60 billion pool of OPEC windfall petrodollars flowed into the largest US banks.  In 1975 the late-Senator Frank Church (D-ID) tried to obtain exact figures on this petrodollar recycling process through his Senate Subcommittee on Multinational Corporations. Continue reading

Camp Saudi

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Kori Bustards are the world’s heaviest flying birds, but spend most of their time walking in search of a meal. We felt lucky to have spotted this one in the tall grass.

(Excerpted from Chapter 3: The House of Saud & JP Morgan: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

In 1972, with the Vietnam War winding down, President Nixon unveiled his Guam Doctrine. Continue reading

Morgan Guaranty

1997-1-22-guatemala-tikal-face-carved-in-stone(Excerpted from Chapter 3: The House of Saud & JP Morgan: Big Oil & Their Bankers )

ARAMCO’s banker has always been Morgan Guaranty Trust.  The Saudi Arabian government keeps the bulk of its money at Morgan as well.  Morgan made loans to the Saudis based on oil revenues which the Saudis were receiving from ARAMCO, revenues which originated from Morgan ARAMCO accounts and were recycled back into Morgan Saudi accounts. Continue reading

Bechtel

1996-12- Clinton, MT - Clark Fork River in DecemberExcerpted from Chapter 3: The House of Saud & JP Morgan: Big Oil & Their Bankers…)

ARAMCO’s primary construction contractor is Bechtel, a shadowy San Francisco-based private company that is the largest engineering firm in the world. Continue reading

ARAMCO

Around the World Trip 2009 346Yesterday Yemeni Houthi rebels, weary of the Saudi bombs reigning down on their country which have killed nearly 10,ooo mostly civilians, struck at the heart of the Saudi fiefdom when they attacked an ARAMCO oil facility. Continue reading