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'Difficult to be optimistic about Iran', former Saudi intelligence chief tells FRANCE 24

France 24 Thursday, 13 June 2019
The former head of Saudi intelligence, Prince Turki al-Faisal, granted an interview to FRANCE 24 in The Hague. Prince Turki said he was pessimistic about the prospects for a successful negotiation between the US and Iran, calling Iran "a disruptive force" in the region. He also accused Tehran of being behind this week's attack by Houthi rebels on an airport in Saudi Arabia. On the war in Yemen, he said he saw no chance for a peaceful solution in the near future.
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