Hollande to meet Rouhani in New York City


The Iranian president is to meet with his French counterpart on the sidelines of UN General Assembly.

French President Francois Hollande will meet and hold talks with Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York.

Hollande’s office said Monday that the meeting is scheduled for Tuesday and the two leaders will address the crisis in Iraq, where ISIL militants are wreaking havoc.

Also on the agenda of the meeting between Hollande and Rouhani will be the Islamic Republic’s nuclear energy program.

Emad Askarieh has worked as a journalist since 2002. The main focus of his work is foreign policy and world diplomacy. He started his career at Iran Front Page Media Group, and is currently serving as the World Editor and the Vice-President for Executive Affairs at the Iran Front Page (IFP) news website.


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