U.S. President Barack Obama is almost certainly determined to make some form of rapprochement with Iran his foreign policy legacy.
They were eager to benefit from the infamous March 2004 rapprochement between the Western powers and Gaddafi.
There was even a rapprochement between him and his father before his death.
A closer approach of two groups to each other. Rapprochement, a French term, is often applied to two nations, especially ones that become reconciled after relations between them have worsened.