December 30, 2013

Iran, Turkey's New Ally

Vali Nasr, New York Times

The Associated Press

In sharp contrast to Israel and the Persian Gulf monarchies, which have been alarmed by the interim deal on Iran’s nuclear program, Turkey sees benefit in serving as a bridge between Iran and the West and in providing the gateway to the world that Tehran needs as it emerges from isolation.

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TAGGED: Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey, Iran

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