FILE - In this April 28, 2011 file photo, a schoolboy displays a Saudi flag at a bus stop in Hamad Town, Bahrain, west of the capital of Manama. Saudi Arabia is getting bolder in its strategy for ... more 
FILE - In this April 28, 2011 file photo, a schoolboy displays a Saudi flag at a bus stop in Hamad Town, Bahrain, west of the capital of Manama. Saudi Arabia is getting bolder in its strategy for dealing with the Middle East's uprisings. No longer waiting for Washington's cue, the kingdom is aggressively trying to influence the region's turmoil and boost its two goals: protect fellow royal houses and isolate its rival Iran. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Hasan Jamali, File
Fri, Aug 12, 2011 2:36 PM EDT