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A handout picture released by the official website of Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, shows him, right, meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in Tehran, Iran, on January 29, 2014. (AFP Photo/HO/Iranian Supreme Leader’s Website)


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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, left, shakes hands with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, right, at Tehran’s Saadabad palace on January 29, 2014, during the latter’s visit to the Islamic Republic. (AFP Photo/Behrouz Mehri)


Opinion: Why Erdoğan is visiting Tehran

Opinion: Why Erdoğan is visiting Tehran

The “sectarian confrontation” between Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif at Davos—“sectarian” because of their respective readings of the Syrian crisis—did not reach the level of Erdoğan’s infamous appearance at...