Saudi Arabia’s and Iran’s Quest for Stability after 9/11
With fears of a new regional war looming, Saud al-Faisal and Kamal Kharrazi condemned 9/11, but warned Washington against taking hasty action. Doubtful if a US attack against the Afghan Taliban could guarantee victory over the group, Riyadh had briefly attempted to reconcile the Taliban with the pro-Iranian Afghan Northern Alliance before the outbreak of the war. Tehran had welcomed the initiative although it was quickly stalled due to the pending war.
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