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I’m Not Gonna Write You A Love Song: The US and Iran...and Switzerland?

I’m Not Gonna Write You A Love Song: The US and Iran...and Switzerland?

Skimm This - February 14, 2020 - 10:19

As the coronavirus continues to spread, one of the affected groups has been healthcare workers on the frontlines in China. We’ll dive into how a vaccine could be on the horizon, but still has a long way to go. Then: the Senate votes to rein in President Trump’s power to conduct military strikes in Iran. As tensions increase between the US and Iran, an unlikely middleman is helping the two countries work out their issues and bring much needed humanitarian aid to the Iranian people. Also on the show: why the US government wants to remind you on Valentine’s Day … to take things slow.

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