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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad hosted Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki for talks in Tehran Tuesday to discuss relations between their two countries.

Following the talks, Iranian leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei, had the following to say:

"A major portion of Iraq's problems will be solved when the occupying forces leave that country, and that is why we desire and hope that occupiers leave Iraq."

Quoting the article, he added:

"We hope that the day will come when the Iraqi nation reaches its rightful place (among nations) and, after it is free from foreigners, its human and natural resources could be used to serve the Iraqi people."

Just when you thought you couldn’t be more disgusted with the results of the invasion of Iraq, we hear more and more about how Shiite led Iraq is moving closer and closer to Iran.

There is a related CNN story here.


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