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Despite Sanctions, U.S. Aid Flows to Iran

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Despite Sanctions, U.S. Aid Flows to Iran

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Despite Sanctions, U.S. Aid Flows to Iran

Despite Sanctions, U.S. Aid Flows to Iran

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Despite an absence of diplomatic relations between the United States and Iran, U.S. military cargo planes are delivering supplies to aid relief workers in Bam, Iran, after a catastrophic earthquake there. The flights mark the first time that U.S. aircraft have landed in Iran since 1981. NPR's Vicky O'Hara reports.