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    Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausanne

    Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausanne

    Amir Hossein Motaghi says he no longer sees any “sense” in his profession as he could only write as he was told

    A close media aide to Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian president, has sought political asylum in Switzerland after travelling to Lausanne to cover the nuclear talks between Tehran and the West.

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    “There are a number of people attending on the Iranian side at the negotiations who are said to be journalists reporting on the negotiations,” he told Irane Farda television. “But they are not journalists and their main job is to make sure that all the news fed back to Iran goes through their channels.

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    “The US negotiating team are mainly there to speak on Iran’s behalf with other members of the 5+1 countries and convince them of a deal,” he said.


    Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausanne - Telegraph



    That last bit there that is underlined and emboldened is very telling.
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    Re: Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausann

    It was already pretty obvious that the disagreements are between the US & Iran and the UK, France & Germany.
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    Re: Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausann

    Quote Originally Posted by Apocalypse View Post
    It was already pretty obvious that the disagreements are between the US & Iran and the UK, France & Germany.
    Yes. Just another piece of information showing Obama's true intent.
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    Re: Pro-Hassan Rouhani Iranian editor defects while covering nuclear talks in Lausann

    That's assuming this defector has the credibility of Curveball! The last defector.
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