It feels that way to me — either both are at arm’s length, or we are slightly closer to Iran than to Saudi Arabia.
Your thoughts? Are we? And is this a good thing or a bad thing?
To paraphrase Muhammed Ali, no ayatollahs were implicated in 9/11.
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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.