To Iran, With Love — And Geopolitical Challenges

To commemorate the festival of Nowruz — marking the beginning of the Persian New Year — American President Obama and Israeli President Shimon Peres have each recorded friendly messages, embedded with challenges, for the people of Iran.

Obama, in his statement, also available with Farsi subtitles, said:

His comments can be seen in their entirety here:

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Peres in his message, broadcast on Israel Radio’s Farsi channel, said:

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