The Saudi Market Gets Worse -- Now Down 4% As Bahrain Crisis Intensifies

Yesterday brought news that Saudi Arabia had sent tanks to Bahrain to help quell the Shia uprising.

Today, after a huge two-week rally, the Tadawul All Shares is getting hammered. We’re currently looking at a 3% 4% decline.

Meanwhile, the NYT has a big multi-author discussion on the stability of the Saudi regime that is likely worth a read.

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