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Obama and Iran’s Rouhani exchange letters, may meet at UN

Iran and the US are showing signs of making diplomatic headway, the Guardian reports. An exchange of letters between Obama and Iran’s Rouhani has opened the door for a potential meeting between the two leaders at the UN next week in what would be the first face-to-face exchange between a US and Iranian president since 1979. William Hague is also due to meet his counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, at the UN general assembly meeting in New York, lending a degree of…

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