06/19/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Italy's Iran Visit Will Break With EUP Policy Of Shunning High-Level Contact

Franco Frattini, Italy's foreign minister, plans to break with European Union policy of shunning high-level contact with Iran by flying to Tehran on Wednesday for talks on the Islamic republic's strategic role in the region and possible openings for direct engagement with the US.

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