What To Expect From Iran At U.N. General Assembly07:35
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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani's official Twitter account tweeted this photo of Rouhani departing for New York, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. (@HassanRouhani/Twitter)
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani's official Twitter account tweeted this photo of Rouhani departing for New York, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. (@HassanRouhani/Twitter)

Iran's new president Hassan Rouhani is set to take the stage at the United Nations today. Before coming to the U.S., the newly-elected leader tweeted:

Pres Rouhani leaving for #NYC. "Ready for constructive engagement w/ world to show real image of great Iranian nation"

The country's supreme leader also recently allowed the release of 11 political prisoners. Now many are wondering if Rouhani will signal a more moderate path for Iran in his speech.

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This segment aired on September 24, 2013.

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