The Tehran Connection Iran Could Distance Itself from Syrian Regime

In the past, Iran and Syria have been considered the strongest of international partners. But experts now think it is possible that Tehran will distance itself from its ally, as Western resistance to including Iran in a solution crumbles. Could the country help bring about a solution to the bloody conflict?
Syrian President Bashar Assad (l) with his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Syrian President Bashar Assad (l) with his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

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