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Iran openly recruiting Shiite volunteers to fight against the Sunnis

By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Babak Dehghanpisheh Abandoning a long-standing reticence, Iranians are increasingly candid about their involvement in Syria’s war, and informal recruiters are now openly calling for volunteers to defend the Islamic Republic and fellow Shi’ites against Sunni militants. With public opinion swinging behind the cause, numbers of would-be fighters have soared far
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