February 27, 2013

Gridlock, Tehran-Style

Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times

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Don't shoot for big, splashy agreements with Tehran -- that just gives opponents on both sides something to shoot at. Besides, the idea of a grand bargain with the United States appears to make Khamenei nervous.

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