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Iran’s New President Preaches
Tolerance in First U.N. Appearance

New York Times, by Rick Gladstone

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 9/25/2013 9:37:00 AM

In what may have been the most widely awaited speech at the United Nations, Iran’s new president, Hassan Rouhani, preached tolerance and understanding on Tuesday, decried as a form of violence the Western sanctions imposed on his country and said nuclear weapons had no place in its future. Mr. Rouhani, whose speech followed President Obama’s by more than six hours, also acknowledged Mr. Obama’s outreach to Iran aimed at resolving more than three decades of estrangement and recrimination, and expressed hope that “we can arrive at a framework to manage our differences.” But the Iranian leader also asserted that the

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Sprinkle in the words ´tolerance´ and ´understanding´ and the liberal media swallows his speech whole.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: horacer, 9/25/2013 9:52:47 AM     (No. 9536014)

Rouhani a moderate? The man who once said, "The Beautiful Chant of ´Death to America´ is Unifying Our Country". Rouhani is Ahmadinejad, only more dangerous. He knows how to play to the Wests desire to negotiate. He´s a much more skilled liar.

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