Tensions With Iran, Center Stage At The U.N.

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Ray Takeyh, senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took the podium before the U.N. General Assembly and laid out his vision for a new world order free of the "hegemony of arrogance." The U.S. delegation boycotted the speech, a day after President Obama addressed world leaders from the same stage.

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