President Barack Obama meets new Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdul Aziz in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015.

CIA Whistleblower: US Alliance With Gulf Monarchies Is Why MidEast Is In Crisis

There’s no such thing as “American exceptionalism,” CIA whistleblower tells Mnar Muhawesh is this episode of “Behind the Headline” from his home in Virginia, and while the U.S. claims to be defending human rights around the world, it’s really just securing its oil interests.