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August 9, 2013 5:38 PM

Sorry, Congress, this is not the time to slap Iran

The vote in Congress for more harsh economic sanctions on Iran — just before the inauguration of Iran’s president-elect, Hassan Rowhani — was no doubt influenced by Israel’s fear that a centrist Rowhani is really “a wolf in sheep’s clothing,” to use the words of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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