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Iran and Saudi Arabia

February 7th, 2016

Episode 95 of 137 episodes

SaudiArabiaisthe largest Sunnination onthe ArabianPeninsula, Iranthe largest Shiitenationinthe MiddleEast and both claim or aspiretoleadershipin theregion. Iranis predominately Persian,while SaudiArabiais Arab. They sit on differentsidesof the Sunni-Shia divide.

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