Us - Iranian Relations

GUESTS: Hooshang Amir-Ahmadi Professor of International Relations, Rutgers University President, American-Iranian Council Patrick Clawson Director of Research, Washington Institute for Near East Policy On Sunday the U.S. soccer team meets Iran in the World Cup tournament inFrance. Both sides are looking forward to the match — just one more small sign of a warming in US-Iran relations. The trend began last January when Iran's President Muhammad Khatami called for "unofficial exchanges" and conscientious dialogue with the United States. Ray and guests talk about a new direction for US-Iran relations and the potential for renewing official ties.

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