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Taliban Opens Office in Zahedan, Iran

4:28 PM, Aug 2, 2012 • By THOMAS JOSCELYN
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Whether it is weapons or an office in Zahedan, that is ultimately what the relationship between Iran and the Taliban is all about: countering the influence of America and its allies in Afghanistan.

Thomas Joscelyn is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

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