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  Tishrei 21, 5773 , 07/10/12

Report: Iran Pulls Troops from Syria due to Economy

Iran has recalled 275 members of a special unit which was sent to Syria for covert operations, according to Western security sources. Britain's Sunday Times. The newspaper said the recall was due to the economic crisis in the Islamic Republic caused by economic sanctions against the Tehran government's nuclear development program.

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