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Iran & US Holding Secretive Back-Channel Communications To Avoid Escalation

Zero Hedge

By Tyler Durden – November 17, 2023

Iran’s foreign minister has revealed the content of secretive back channel talks with Washington, and this marks rare positive news to come out of a Middle East which remains on knife’s edge amid the Gaza conflict. The very fact of these quiet discussions over red lines suggests both sides are legitimately interested in restraint related to broader tensions outside Gaza. However, a dangerous tit-for-tat has ensued at US bases in Iraq and Syria.

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