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Multimedia: UVM Professor Talks to PRI about Middle East Politics

Political science professor Gregory Gause is interviewed on PRI’s “The World” about recent political issues in the Middle East. He provides his analysis on the current diplomatic situation in Syria, the recent phone call between President Obama and President Rouhani of Iran, and relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia: “The two nations are competing for power across the Middle East in a kind of mini-Cold War.” Listen to and read the story…