See also the following related articles:
The Trenchant Observer, President Obama’s 2013 “Statement on Nowruz”, March 20, 2013
The Trenchant Observer, “eide shoma mobarak”—President Obama sends 2012 Nowruz greetings to Persians, denounces “electronic curtain” in Iran,” March 20, 2012
“President Obama’s Nowruz Message,” The White House, (with links to video and written text in Persian), March 20, 2011
President Barack Obama has issued a 2010 Nowruz Greeting to Persians in Iran and throughout the world who are celebrating the Persian New Year. The video in English with subtitles in Farsi, a version of the video in English with subtitles in Arabic, and the text in English may be accessed by clicking on the preceding links. The written texts in Farsi (Persian) and Arabic may also be downloaded as pdf files from the White House web site.
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