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Bush says US, allies must confront Iran

January 13, 2008
By ANNE GEARAN, AP Diplomatic Writer 

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – President Bush said Sunday that Iran is threatening the security of the world, and that the United States and Arab allies must join together to confront the danger “before it’s too late.”

Bush said Iran funds terrorist extremists, undermines stability in Lebanon, sends arms to the hardline Taliban regime, intimidates its neighbors with alarming rhetoric and defies the United Nations by refusing to be open about its nuclear program.

“Iran is the world’s leading state sponsor of terror,” Bush said in a speech about democracy that he delivered about….

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