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Iran, the West and the Rest of the World

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Iran, the West and the Rest of the World

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Iran, the West and the Rest of the World

Iran, the West and the Rest of the World

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Gary Sick, professor of Middle East studies at Columbia, says Iranian election results could mean hard times ahead. The threat to the West, Sick tells John Ydstie, lies in a potential turn toward toward conservatives in the government, rather than moderate technocrats.

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