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Don't Believe The Faux Moderates Of Iran

There has long been a narrative advanced by the Iranians and their backers in the West. It goes like this: There are two conflicting ruling elites in Iran. The first comprises the mullahs - the quintessential hardliners with nothing but hate for the West and Western values. The second group, according to this narrative, is of the constrained moderates who are eager to cooperate with the West.
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