The Last Time an American President Met an Iranian Leader

Robert Loftis, College of Arts & Sciences

The much-hyped potential encounter between U.S. President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the UN during this week’s General Assembly would be the first in-person interaction between the two nations’ leaders since 1977…

Expert quote:

“If both sides want it to happen, then it will happen. One of the rules in diplomacy is you really do try to avoid surprises.”

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