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Persian Primetime lineup 8/28
News & Views: Turkish parliament selects Abdullah Gul an Islamist politician as the new president. PNN has extensive coverage of this event including an on the scene report by our stringer in Ankara as well as in-depth analysis by Dr. Touraj Atabaki, an expert on Turkish affairs in Holland examining its implications on Turkish ties with Iran. Our stringer in Paris will report on the French media reaction to President Sarkozy's tough comments on Iran stressing on Paris resolve to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons. Parnaz Azima will update our viewers on the latest with regard to her case in Iran. NAV will also report live the President's speech today at American Legion expected to describe Iraq as the front line against Shiite extremism by Iran and Sunni extremism of Al-Qaeda.
Roundtable will host Congressman James Moran (D-Va.) for a discussion on US foreign policy toward Iran and prospects for a rapprochement and/or military confrontation.
Late Edition will take a look at a meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Mahmoud Abbas in their effort to lay the groundwork for an international peace conference to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
NewsTalk will examine the implications of an Islamist becoming president in Turkey; President Nicholas Sarkozy's pledge that France would prevent Iran to develop nuclear bomb and Iranian President Ahmadinejad's press conference earlier today.