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Daybreak: Iranian Talks Produce More Talks

Plus Israel and Turkey near deal, and more in the news

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Iranian negotiaor Saeed Jalili and E.U. foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton.(Anja Niedringhaus/AFP/Getty Images)

• The Iranian nuclear talks in Geneva concluded with another meeting next month scheduled … and nothing else concretely accomplished. [LAT]

• Also in Geneva, Israeli and Turkish diplomats are near to finalizing a deal that will fully restore diplomatic ties. [Haaretz]

• Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren points to the firefighting aid Israel received from both friends and adversaries as proof that cooperation is possible in the Mideast. [LAT]

• After being shown Israeli intelligence, the United States urged Arab countries not to go along with Iranian smuggling to Hezbollah and Hamas, a WikiLeaks cable reveals. [Haaretz]

• WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange turned himself over to British authorities over charges of sexual coercion. [NYT]

• Director Claude Lanzmann, 85, discusses the re-release of his masterpiece, Shoah. “I dislike deeply Schindler’s List, for many reasons,” he says. [NYT]

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George One says:

Turkish – Israeli deal. It would be great to re-establish the cooperation that once existed between Turkey and Israel, however it is an illusion to think this is possible while AKP is the ruling party in Turkey. Messrs Erdogan and Davutoglu hate Israel and the Jews and are ideologically close to Iran and to the terrorist organisations such as Hizbulla and Hamas. If the Turkish population wake up in time, they may avoid Turkey being transformed into a theoc¨racy like Iran, but it may already be too late.

Whatever Turkey would like from Iran isn’t worth it since Iran will eat Turkey in its control streak. Greece conquered Persia(Iran) centuries ago and they have been trying to overcome the loss of power. If Turkey establishes a relationship with Israel then they could show the world there’s no room excessive war. The bombs become useless.

Save trees. Wipe with an owl.

The handwriting refinement is superior and the fulfilled is relevant. Thanks in spite of the acumen you provide the readers!

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