The sudden upheaval that shattered ties between Iran and Saudi Arabia over the weekend also saddled the Obama administration with unexpected complications in what already was a long-shot bid to ease the crises of the Middle East. Obama’s Mideast Plan Faces a New Hurdle Just in case you were wondering why I post about Obama, Kerry and other US politicians. As predicted by all those who opposed the bad Iran deal, here is the result of Obama's meddling. A Middle East nuclear arms race. Do you understand now why I'm not a fan of Obama?