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Iran’s tiny navy is trying to revive the Persian Empire

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On the campaign trail in 2007, Sen. John McCain sang a parody to the tune of the Beach Boys’ “Barbara Ann”: “Bomb, bomb, bomb . . bomb, bomb Iran.” That sentiment resonates in the Donald Trump administration, and it’s understandable. The Iranians continue to push their influence throughout the Middle East: Using proxies to threaten U.S. allies; supporting Bashar Assad in Syria; fueling the war in Yemen through support for Houthi rebels; and seeking to destabilize Iraq and gain further influence in Lebanon.

Now we face a new twist to Iranian expansionism........

© The Japan News