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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

An woman passes by a mural on the wall of the former US embassy in Tehran. Militant students stormed the U.S. embassy on November 4, 1979, and held 52 Americans hostage for 444 days. (BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty)

Point of No Return: Top Iran Negotiator Says Nuke Deal Will Happen

As the deadline looms near, there is renewed hope that a nuclear deal can be reached with Iran—an agreement that could be the most important diplomatic achievement of the 21st century. Nuclear negotiations between Iran and the West have been in the works for over 12 years. Just a decade ago, Seyed Hossein Mousavian sat a the negotiating table as a high-level Iranian negotiator. In 2005, when a conservative government led by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was elected, Mousavian was accused of spying for the West. While Mousavian cleared his name, he was barred from working for the Iranian government. Today on The Takeaway, he reflects on the Iranian nuclear deal.

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Today's Takeaways: Drug Addiction Among Mormons, A Rising Hip-Hop Star, and College Rejection

Today's Takeaways: Drug Addiction Among Mormons, A Rising Hip-Hop Star, and College Rejection