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Arab Countries Want Iran Deal Tied to Good Behavior

Middle East Policy Council

In the aftermath of the Houthi’s attempted takeover of Yemen, which was widely seen as being Iran-backed, Arab countries have banded together to counter what they see as Tehran’s covert and overt influence in ...

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Background on the Syrian Civil War

Still Struggling for Syria

David W. Lesch

Fifty years ago, the eminent British journalist and author Patrick Seale published a landmark book, The Struggle for Syria, in which he examines the tumultuous post-independence period (after 1946). The general unrest was brought on by, ...

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