Are Rohani's Rosh Hashanah blessings a diplomatic signal?
'Happy New Year to you. Now, could you ask your Supreme Leader to stop calling for the elimination of the Jewish state,' Jeffrey Goldberg tweets back.
Many world leaders extend Rosh Hashanah greetings to the Jewish people every year. President Barack Obama even makes a short video clip for the occasion with his own greetings. On Wednesday, an unusual and extraordinary greeting was sent to Jews around the world from none other than Iranian President Hassan Rohani.
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