Bent on avenging attacks on its nuclear program, Iran and Hezbollah have allegedly spun at least 10 terror plots in the past year, most of them failures. With this month's deadly bombing in the beach resort of Burgas, Western counterterror officials say, the Shiite alliance has crossed a dangerous line.
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In threatening to close the Strait of Hormuz, Iran is risking more than war. It just might make the vitally important oil shipping route irrelevant.
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The post-Soviet region has begun a high-stakes arms race, fueled by competition for recently discovered oil fields.
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Cutting Iran's link to the Mediterranean Sea is a strategic prize worth the risk.
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Tehran is amassing enough nuclear material to build half a dozen weapons. The hour is getting late.
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