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Iran Nuclear Talks

Jessica Schulberg

The Self-Promoting Iran Hawk Too Extreme For AIPAC, And His Campaign To Kill The Nuclear Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 07.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Late last year, Morton Klein sat in on an off-the-record conference call hosted by the American Israel Public Affairs Committee where mo...

If Iran Doesn't Meet These 4 Demands, the U.S. Should Walk Away

Daniel R. DePetris | Posted 07.07.2015 | World
Daniel R. DePetris

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, and their delegates have held hours upon hours of meetings over the past two days with one objective in mind: striking a nuclear agreement before June 9 that everyone around the table can live with.

Iran, World Powers To Continue Nuclear Talks Past Deadline

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2015 | World

By John Irish and Arshad Mohammed VIENNA, July 7 (Reuters) - Iran and major powers gave themselves at least until Friday to negotiate an agreement ...

Iran Nuclear Talks In Danger Of Missing Second Deadline

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 07.07.2015 | World

VIENNA (AP) — As negotiators braced for yet another possible extension of nuclear talks, Iran demanded on Monday that any deal should include the en...

Major Differences Remain One Day Ahead Of Deadline In Iran Talks

Posted 07.07.2015 | World

By Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau VIENNA, July 6 (Reuters) - A dispute over U.N. sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program and a broader a...

Misreading Public Opinion on P5+1 Nuclear Negotiations With Iran

Ebrahim Mohseni, PhD | Posted 07.05.2015 | World
Ebrahim Mohseni, PhD

As the world powers negotiate with Iran, they should constantly remind themselves that the Iranian government has not come to the negotiating table to discuss the terms of its surrender. Likewise, Iranian negotiators must realize that Iran's nuclear program is seen at a threat by major powers.

John Kerry: Iran Nuclear Talks 'Could Go Either Way'

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 07.05.2015 | Politics

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says nuclear negotiations with Iran are still underway ahead of a self-imposed deadline of July 7. "We are not y...

Iran, World Powers Reportedly Reach Tentative Agreement On Sanctions Relief

AP | GEORGE JAHN and BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 07.04.2015 | World

VIENNA (AP) — World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange f...

In Iran Today Little Changes Mean a Lot

William O. Beeman | Posted 07.02.2015 | World
William O. Beeman

Iran is changing. The behavior of the people today would have not been tolerated 35 years ago in the immediate post-Revolutionary period. The cumulative effect of these behavioral and cultural changes is a transformation of Iranian society that will likely never be reversed.

The Iran Deal and Unicorns

Susan Shaer | Posted 07.02.2015 | World
Susan Shaer

As negotiations to achieve a lasting nuclear agreement between Iran and six international powers (known as the P5+1) continue for another week, it is worth remembering what the options are. Spoiler alert: There is no better deal.

Jessica Schulberg

State Department Slams Last-Minute Push To Sabotage Iran Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 07.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate’s two leading Iran hawks are pushing for legislation that would extend sanctions against Iran for 10 years, despite repeate...

Why Khamenei's Red Lines Aren't Only About the Nuke Talks

Akbar Ganji | Posted 06.30.2015 | World
Akbar Ganji

The June 30 deadline for the nuclear negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 group -- the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council plus Germany -- to reach a comprehensive agreement has once again been extended. Both the supporters and opponents of the agreement in Iran and the United States have intensified their efforts. But a speech on June 23 by Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has attracted wide international attention.

Jessica Schulberg

Netanyahu Claims Iran Is 'Like ISIS. Just Much Bigger.'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 06.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Iran is like the Islamic State, only bigger and more powerful, according to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “No one wou...

Iran And World Powers Set To Miss Deadline On Nuclear Deal

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2015 | World

By Parisa Hafezi and John Irish VIENNA, June 30 (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers gave themselves an extra week to reach a final nuclear accord...

What Happens Next If The Iran Nuclear Talks Fall Apart

Associated Press | Posted 06.29.2015 | World

CAIRO (AP) — The Iranian nuclear talks are playing out in classic fashion: A self-imposed deadline appears to have been extended due to stubborn dis...

Iran, World Powers To Keep Nuclear Talks Going Beyond Deadline

Reuters | Posted 06.28.2015 | World

By Parisa Hafezi and John Irish VIENNA, June 28 (Reuters) - The six world powers seeking to negotiate an historic agreement with Iran to curb its n...

P5+1 and Iran Have Settled Framework for Sanctions Relief Timing, Says Iranian Sources

Trita Parsi | Posted 06.28.2015 | World
Trita Parsi

Iranian officials have on numerous occasions insisted that sanctions relief must come immediately upon the signing of an agreement. This has been at direct odds with the position of the U.S. government and its allies, who insist that relief only can come after Iran has taken numerous steps limiting its nuclear activities.

Behind Khamenei's Recent Red Lines for a Nuclear Deal

Shahir ShahidSaless | Posted 06.27.2015 | World
Shahir ShahidSaless

A resolution to the nuclear crisis may lead to normalization of relations between Iran and the U.S. It is true that Iran seeks better relations with America to reduce threats to its survival, but the leadership harbors strong reservations about normal relations.

What Iranians Really Think About The Nuclear Negotiations

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 06.27.2015 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving world headlines. This time, we speak with Trita Parsi, the founder and presi...

Former Obama Aides Want A Stronger Iran Nuclear Deal

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

June 24 (Reuters) - A group of prominent American security advisers, including five with ties to President Barack Obama's first term, warned on Wednes...

Despite Misgivings Iranians Support the Vienna Nuclear Accords

William O. Beeman | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics
William O. Beeman

Most Iranians are very hopeful that the Vienna talks will be successful. They never talk about nuclear energy or nuclear weapons. They only talk about the lifting of sanctions.

World Powers Appear To Offer Iran Nuclear Assistance In Reported Draft Document

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 06.24.2015 | World

VIENNA (AP) — Western powers are offering Tehran high-tech reactors under a proposed nuclear agreement, a confidential document says, but a defiant ...

Iran's Supreme Leader Hardens Stance On Nuclear Talks

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 06.24.2015 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has hardened its stance less than a week before the deadline for a nuclear deal, with its top leader rejecting a long-term ...

What's At Stake In Iran's Nuclear Talks As Deadline For Final Deal Approaches

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 06.11.2015 | World

World powers are trying to lock down a deal with Iran to restrict the country’s nuclear program in exchange for international sanctions relief. Nego...

Israel May Have Spied On Iran Nuclear Talks Hotel: Report

AP | By KEN DILANIAN | Posted 06.11.2015 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — A cybersecurity firm with close ties to Russian intelligence said Wednesday it uncovered a cyber-espionage campaign targeting hote...