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Trukey PM arrives in Iran

05-17-2010 08:24 BJT

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Staying in Tehran where Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived ahead of the summit of G15 developing nations.

Erdogan is reportedly trying to revive a UN-backed proposal of an Iranian uranium swap.

He's joining Brazilian President, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, in trying to reach a compromise, to end the international stand-off over Iran's nuclear program.

Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish Prime Minister, said, "We have decided to go to Iran to see if the uranium swap can take place in Turkey. I am going there because I've heard that a clause will be added to the proposal which says the swap will take place in Turkey. Otherwise, our foreign minister would have stayed there for talks"


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