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  1. Expert: Lebanese Gov’t Exists Because Iran’s Proxy Hezbollah Permits It

    04.24 / 20:26 thetower.org Thetower.org - Iran
    Lebanon’s government does not function independently, but rather “exists merely because the Iranian proxy terrorist organisation, Hezbollah, allows it to exist,” a retired Australian military officer wrote Monday in The Australian. Jim Molan, who had served as chief of operations in Iraq and authored Australia’s border control policies, observed that the current calm along Lebanon’s southern border with Israel [&#…
  2. Expert: U.S. Released Iranian Sanctions Violators to Secure Nuclear Deal, Eroding Leverage

    04.24 / 18:33 thetower.org Thetower.org - Iran
    The Obama administration’s decision to release several high-profile Iranian prisoners in order to secure the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal undermined Washington’s ability to counter Tehran’s nuclear and missile proliferation efforts, Politico reported Monday. In January 2016, the Obama administration released seven Iranian-born prisoners—six of whom were also U.S. citizens—convicted or accused of what a senior U.S. official called ̶…