“The first letter was dispatched in Ordibehesht, before the elections,” Tabnak said referring to the second solar month of the Persian calendar corresponding to 21 April to 21 May. According to the report, Obama’s first letter was not left without an answer.
“The leader at the time replied to the letter by providing argumentation,” the report added without revealing the contents of the letter. Obama, whose campaign for the White House included a pledge to open talks with Iran, struggled to make a clean break from the Bush administration by offering an ‘extended hand’ to Tehran after his election.
H/T: Rantburg News