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US-Iran Relations / Obama Phone Call #1067004

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 27, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) A breakthrough in relations between the US & Iran with the phone conversation between President Obama & new Iranian President Hassan Rouhani introduced; photos shown from the 1979 hostage crisis.

(White House: Major Garrett) The historic phone call reviewed; details given about Israel’s position. [OBAMA – comments on resolving the nuclear impasse.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Studio: Margaret Brennan) The change in relations with Iran after Rouhani’s PR offensive during his visit to New York examined; his Tweets about the phone call quoted.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Conversation held with Secretary of State John Kerry about Rouhani’s ambitious schedule to solve the nuclear dispute. [KERRY – says if we can all see it is a peaceful program the relationship can change dramatically for the better and it can change fast.]

Pelley, Scott;
Garrett, Major;
Brennan, Margaret

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