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The Persian Gulf

In the late 90s Bahrain has seen a rise in arson ttcks on businesses, the London based Islamic opposition claim it to be  Shia uprsing and accuse the government of violating humanrights, the government in turn blame outside forces like radical in Iran and Hizbollah in Lebanon but the reality is quite different.

 The trial of the mayor of Teheran is seen as another indication of internal power struggle as the hardliners forced a showdown with President Khatami over his fence mending efforts with the west Majlis & Iran President Khatamiis encouraging radical students to forgive America>  While western diplomats point at power struggle inside Iran .

Iranian diplomacy of rapprochement in the region, which starts with Iraq & The Arabs woo Iran. 
 

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