"The 'spontaneous demonstrations' against Israel all over Iran, reknown for its freedom of expression, do not testify to any great concern for the fate of distant Arab relatives." - Akiva Eldar Eldar should do some homework before making such an ignorant statement. Although 98% of Iranians are Shia and Sunni Muslims - the common connection with Muslim Arabs? - only 3% of the Iranian population is, in fact, Arab, whereas Persians and Azeris comprise 75% of the Iranian population.
U.K. is offering 4,000 resettlement spaces for Syrian refugees, UNHCR spokeswoman says (Reuters)
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