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President Obama is open to talking with Iran president, official says
President Obama is open to talking with Iran president, official says

President Obama would be open to a repeat of last year’s historic conversation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at next week’s United Nations General Assembly session, a senior administration official said Thursday. Though no meeting is scheduled during the annual gathering, “the president of the United States is well known to being open to such a meeting," the official told reporters in a briefing. “But the choice is really Iran’s.” The official, who declined to be identified under ground rules set by the administration, said it is “very likely” that Secretary of State John F. Kerry will meet with his counterpart, Iran Foreign...

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