Iran and Syria have been allies for decades. Nothing new here. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Lou Medel
    • 01.03.10 | 16:28 (IST)

    "the West woos Syria, Assad aligns...." Avi Bashar, like his father before him, have always been a friend to Iran. Even Israel benefitted from a parasitical relationship with the Shah before he was thrown out. Does the Iran-Contra affair ring a bell? Find a new story Avi. Anti Iran hasbara is so old. Salaam/Shalom

    from the article: As the West woos Syria, Assad aligns himself with Iran
    First published 14:49 01.03.10 | Last updated 15:02 01.03.10
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