- Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014 23:32
The Iranian president made many promises in his General Assembly address last year. How have they worked out?
Sept. 24, 2014 6:41 p.m.
WSJ - Iran's President Hasan Rouhani is scheduled to speak at the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday. Last year he attended this global gathering of heads of state to great fanfare. He had just replaced Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in office, and the world held out great hope that a reform-minded moderate leader for the Islamic Republic meant that the country's aspirations to be a nuclear power and its sponsorship of terrorism might soon be a thing of the past.