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WikiLeaks exposé: Saudis told U.S. 'Cut off the head of the snake' on Iran

WikiLeaks exposé: Saudis told U.S. 'Cut off the head of the snake' on Iran --Diplomatic cables to U.S. officials quote leaders of mainly Sunni Arab states urging Iranian nuclear program be stopped 'by whatever means necessary'. 29 Nov 2010 King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia repeatedly exhorted the United States to "cut off the head of the snake" by launching military strikes to destroy Iran's nuclear program, according to leaked U.S. diplomatic cables. A copy of the cable dated April 20, 2008, was published in the New York Times website on Sunday after being released by the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks.