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IRAN: Will Obama meet Khatami at Turkey confab?
Babylon & Beyond ^ | Apr 5 2009 | Borzou Daragahi

Posted on 04/06/2009 8:52:43 AM PDT by forkinsocket

Iranian and Turkish media are all abuzz about the possibility that President Obama and former Iranian President Mohammad Khatami might meet at a U.N.-sponsored conference in Turkey this week.

Hurriyet, the big Turkish daily, is reporting that since both men are expected to attend the Alliance of Civilizations conference in Istanbul on Monday and Tuesday, the odds of a chance encounter are high, although noting that "it was not clear as of yesterday if the two would be at the summit at the same time."

Iran's conservative Mehr News Agency cited a close aide to Khatami as saying that "most probably" on the second day of the summit "a short talk will be held between" Khatami and Obama.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: 200904; aoc; iran; istanbul; khatami; obama; obamameeting; turkey
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