"American military goods were provided by Egypt and Iran, which transferred excess arms from their inventories This group was dedicated to blocking the spread of Soviet influence in the third world
Saudi Arabia: National Security in a Troubled Region Ogunbadejo, "Conflict in Africa" 1979 , p

وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزور دمشق ويلتقي الرئيس الأسد

Sly, Liz; DeYoung, Karen 23 February 2013.

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وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزور دمشق ويلتقي الرئيس الأسد واللواء المملوك للتمهيد لفتح السفارة السعودية بعد عيد الفطر واستعادة العلاقات على جميع المستويات
"Washington had done little to control, and seemingly ahd encouraged, Egypt, Iran, and Saudi Arabia to take advantage of the more liberal policies of other Western states and make third-party arms transfers to Somalia
السعودية وسوريا.. كواليس لقاء سري برعاية الاستخبارات لكسر جليد الخلافات
Trento, Prelude to Terror 2005 , p
وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزور دمشق ويلتقي الرئيس الأسد واللواء المملوك للتمهيد لفتح السفارة السعودية بعد عيد الفطر واستعادة العلاقات على جميع المستويات
Heikal, Iran: The Untold Story 1982 , p
irwin molotsky, us linked to saudi aid for bosnians Richard Zoglin; Jay Peterzell and Bruce van Voorst 12 October 1987
"The club's first success was in the Congo "A key example would soon be the 1980s CIA support of the resistance in Afghanistan, where CIA's disastrous favoring of drug traffickers had grown directly out of the Safari Club arrangement and was partly handled through BCCI

وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزوردمشق

With the official blessing of George Bush as the head of the CIA, Adham transformed a small Pakistani merchant bank, the Bank of Credit and Commerce International BCCI , into a worldwide money-laundering machine, buying banks around the world in order to create the biggest clandestine money network in history.

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وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزوردمشق
; Schmitt, Eric 26 February 2013
رئاسة الاستخبارات العامة السعودية
Miglietta, American Alliance Policy 2002 , p
صحيفة: وفد سعودي يلتقي الأسد ومملوك في دمشق .. واتفاق على إعادة العلاقات
In an effort to further advance these goals, the Shah associated Iran with a group of conservative Middle Eastern and African states in an informal organization known as the Safari Club
Mamdani, Good Muslim, Bad Muslim 2004 , p
Roy Pateman, "Intelligence Operations in the Horn of Africa"; in Disaster and Development in the Horn of Africa, ed "Encouraged by Saudi Arabia, Safari Club members approached Somali president Siad Barre and offered to provide the arms he needed if he stopped taking Russian aid

وفد سعودي برئاسة رئيس جهاز المخابرات الفريق خالد الحميدان يزوردمشق

Faced with a rebellion in mineral-rich Katanga now Shaba province in April 1977 and a plea for help from French and Belgian mining interests conveyed through their close ally Mobutu, the club combined French air transport with logistical support from diverse sources to bring Moroccan and Egyptian troops to fight the rebellion.

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رئاسة الاستخبارات العامة السعودية
Center for Strategic and International Studies
صحيفة: وفد سعودي يلتقي الأسد ومملوك في دمشق .. واتفاق على إعادة العلاقات
Gebru Tareke, "The Ethiopia-Somalia War of 1977 Revisited", The International Journal of African Historical Studies, 33 3 , 2000; accessed
The Saudi Reality
The Safari Club needed a network of banks to finance its intelligence operations