iran-flag.jpg“For the first time, the US is expected to have a presence at the impending nuclear talks in Geneva. Initial responses to the talks have been positive, as the US has shifted from its confrontational policy of isolating Iran in favor of diplomacy. The US Administration is also proposing to open a de facto U.S. Embassy – which would mark the first time in almost 30 years that U.S. diplomats would go to Iran since the countries broke relations after the 1979 Islamic revolution.” (AP story via