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Iran Nuclear Talks Enter ‘Final Phase’

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was cautiously upbeat about the progress of negotiations with Iran.

July 12, 2015

World Powers, Iran To Meet In New York On September 18

Brussels (AFP) — Six world powers and Iran will hold new talks in New York on September 18, EU officials said Thursday, as efforts intensify toward clinching a nuclear deal ahead of a November deadline. The talks involving the United States, China, Russia, Britain, France, and Germany and led by EU foreign policy chief Catherine […]

September 4, 2014

U.S., Iran To Hold Nuclear Talks On Thursday

Washington (AFP) — Senior U.S. and Iranian officials were to meet on Thursday in Geneva for talks about Tehran’s disputed nuclear program, the U.S. State Department said, as the two sides grapple for a breakthrough. Marathon talks between Iran and the US and its allies — the so-called P5+1 group — ended last month after […]

August 7, 2014

Combating Domestic Threats In Talks With Iran

The stakes in Vienna right now couldn’t be much higher. Sunday marks the end of the six-month agreement between Iran and the world’s leading economic powers to freeze the country’s nuclear weapons program in exchange for easing the economic sanctions that have brought Iran’s leaders their knees. Success in Vienna would be the crowning foreign […]

July 17, 2014

Iranians Join Kerry In Hinting That Nuclear Talks May Be Extended

By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau VIENNA — The Obama administration and Iran signaled Tuesday they were prepared to extend international negotiations over the latter’s nuclear program beyond the Sunday deadline, buying time for the struggling effort but leaving its future cloudy. After two days of face-to-face meetings with the Iranians, Secretary of State John […]

July 15, 2014

World Powers, Iran Begin Final Push For Nuclear Deal

By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — World powers and Iran began a final three-week push in Vienna on Wednesday for a historic nuclear agreement, with the two sides still separated by a wide gulf and accusing each other of standing in the way of progress. After five earlier rounds of talks this year, […]

July 2, 2014