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Iran and the GCC Still Have a Gulf Between Them

Mar 31, 2017 | 02:23 GMT
Iran and the GCC Still Have a Gulf Between Them
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends a meeting of GCC foreign ministers in Riyadh on Thursday.
(FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Relations between Iran and most members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have long been uneasy. They have been especially tense since the Saudi Embassy in Tehran was attacked in January 2016 after Riyadh executed Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr. Now, however, it seems that the GCC may be testing the...

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