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Submitted by Turgay (Turkey), Oct 17, 2014 at 20:11

"causing a proxy war with Iran" or "Ankara's record of friendly relations with Tehran"? Choose one Daniel.

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The inconsistency is real. Ankara and Tehran help each other in important ways even as they fight via proxies in Syria. Welcome to the Middle East.

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