Sleeping With the Devil: How U.S. and Saudi Backing of Al Qaeda Led to 9/11 If you read Cooley's book ' Unholy War', you would get a greater insight that what you see is not what is real. Check this also in conjunction to the above and see the devious way international politics is played. I have seen threads and posts that the West is beyond petty politics and shenanigans. I hold the belief that none is clean and all big talk and morality is all a charade and obfuscation and that all are playing tricks for their national interests. Here is something to show that the West is not as pure as driven snow.