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THE BATTLE OF THE BUSH GIANTS OVER IRAN part 2 of 2

Continued from previous post.

President Khatami of Iran, his foreign ministry, and other high-level reformists in his government had stuck their necks out since 1997… 862 more words

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The Iran Lobby: Alive, Well and Changing the Face of the Middle East

CSP, By Clare M. Lopez, Oct. 23, 2014:

“In February 2009, as President Barack Obama and his new administration were settling into office, the Center for Security Policy published a report I wrote entitled… 145 more words

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IRAN & THE U.S., THE SECRET YEARS OF DIALOGUE & COOPERATION part 2 of 2

Concurrent with the mutual charm offensive from 1997-2003 between Washington and Tehran was the fascinating period of the so-called Six plus Two talks. Tentatively begun by the UN in 1997, Iran, Pakistan, China, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, plus the United States and Russia, were quietly meeting to discuss dealing with the Taliban’s solidification of power over Afghanistan and the increasing violence among warring factions in that country. 993 more words

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