Obama Says He Spoke To Iran's President By Phone

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September 27, 2013 AT 11:45 AM
President Obama said he had spoken by phone with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran, the first direct contact between the leaders of Iran and the United States since 1979. Mr. Obama, speaking in the White House briefing room, said the two leaders discussed Iran?s nuclear program and said he was persuaded there was a basis for an agreement.