Fighting, While Investment, Extremists

IRAN Unlike Qatar and Saudi Arabia, Iran is a Shiite nation.
American experts say that whatever Saudi Arabia or Qatar’s failings, Iran’s are worse because its involvement with extremist groups is sponsored by the government.
It is thus a natural enemy of Sunni terrorist groups like ISIS, which it is fighting in Iraq.
The Saudis, aided by American intelligence and arms, may also be creating extremists with their brutal war in Yemen.
Historically, Iran has also provided weapons, training and funding to Hamas and other Palestinian terrorist groups.

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