Iran looks west, and sees an Iraq that opened itself to unprecedented international intrusions, did not in fact possess weapons of mass destruction, and got itself invaded for its trouble. Iran looks east, and sees a North Korea that built a nuclear arsenal in secret, and now appears to be successfully deterring any hint of American aggression. What would you do, if you were Tehran?
Turkish warplanes attack PKK targets after soldier killed in attack (Reuters)
from the article: Neighbors / Iran above Islam