Yes they did and hold a huge bargaining chip in Black Gold and hold the world's economies in ransom.
By investing heavily into our Oil industry, as well as managing their Oil output to keep us competitive in the marketplace
A pipeline or two would sure as hell help. We need to have to guts to get it done. I don't want to give the Saudis another nickel.
They are our competitor. They shouldn't have a hold on us, yet they do.
You admit it, they own you. The Prince of Saudi Arabia gave Trudeau a wake up... you don't have the muscle to push anyone around. No wonder Trudeau sent Canadians to the Saudi's to beg for forgiveness.
If their being a competitor means that they "own us", it leads one to believe that the United States of America is owned by the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China ... which, come to think of it, is the case ...