President Barack Obama on Iran: 'A basis for resolution'

President Barack Obama on Iran: 'A basis for resolution' 7 hours ago US President Barack Obama has spoken by phone to Iran's Hassan Rouhani - the first such top-level conversation in more than 30 years.

After the call, Mr Obama said both sides wanted to resolve the dispute over Tehran's nuclear programme.This culminated in a phone call with US President Barack Obama - the first such top-level conversation in 30 years.

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