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Dialled down: Iran's phoned-in attack just enough to ease tensions

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Despite first direct military action against US in 40 years, Iran’s action results in toned down rhetoric on both sides The call had been expected any time since Friday. And when it finally came, the acting Iraqi prime minister knew what to expect. Just before 2am in Baghdad, Adel Abdul Mahdi listened to a message from Tehran informing him that Iranian rockets were airborne and heading his country’s...

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