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White House Tries To Increase Pressure On Iran

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A day after announcing they had uncovered an Iranian terror plot, the Obama administration is moving quickly to try to drum up more international pressure on the Iranian regime. But some Iran watchers are raising doubts about the U.S. storyline — and wonder if the U.S. can get the sort of diplomatic mileage it wants out of this case.
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