Iran has a history of imperial conquest as the Persian empires.But today, It's own society is drawn powerfully to modern secular life and not the repressive form of Islam of the ayatollahs who want to strengthen their own power by refocusing the internal disputes outward. Muscle flexing evokes national pride and distracts the peoples real needs for freedom. Blame the Jews always works for tyrannies.
Yemen's Houthi rebels commit to peace plan in letter to UN chief, BBC reports (Haaretz)
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