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Iran says no Rowhani, Obama meeting on agenda

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Iran said Tuesday there were no plans for a meeting between President Hassan Rowhani and his American counterpart Barack Obama at the UN General Assembly. 

US President Barack Obama (left) and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rowhani will both address the UN General Assembly in new York. Iran's foreign ministry says no meeting between Rowhani and Obama was on the agenda at the UN General Assembly.

"Such a meeting is not on the agenda," foreign ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham told reporters when asked about the White House not ruling out the possibility of a landmark encounter in New York.

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