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Iran helped cultivate Mideast crisis, US says

Web of ties has Tehran at center

By Farah Stockman
Globe Staff / July 21, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- What began as a kidnapping of Israeli soldiers by Lebanese militants is now being seen by some senior Bush administration officials as a defining moment in a far larger struggle by Iran and its allies against the United States and the West. (Full article: 1257 words)

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