October 15, 2012
Iran Is Stuck with Chaotic Syria
Emile Hokayem, The National
Tehran has valuable interests at stake: its force-multiplying alliance with Damascus has withstood the vagaries of Middle East politics and endless Arab and western attempts to pull them apart. The alliance has long - and mistakenly - been portrayed as one of convenience: the two countries were too dissimilar, many luminaries thought.
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