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U.S. Iran Negotiations

The United States Must Take the Initiative to Forge Accords in the Middle East

Raghida Dergham | Posted 06.11.2015 | World
Raghida Dergham

President Barack Obama has an opportunity to change the course of events in the Middle East, if he shows enough determination, boldness, and vision. This way, he could enter history as a bold leader.

In Nuclear Talks, Iran Seeks To Avoid Specifics

The New York Times | Posted 03.25.2015 | World

PARIS — If an agreement to limit Iran’s nuclear capability is reached by deadline in the next seven days, one thing may be missing: an actual writ...

REPORT: Israel Spied On U.S.-Iran Talks

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

Soon after the U.S. and other major powers entered negotiations last year to curtail Iran’s nuclear program, senior White House officials learned Is...

See All Of Congress' Many Standing Ovations For Benjamin Netanyahu

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 03.04.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

After a controversial lead-up to his appearance, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu received quite the warm response during his address to Cong...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Netanyahu: Everything's Fine!

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made his most detailed comments yet here on Monday about his spat with the Obama administratio...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Iran Supreme Leader Sending Top Aide To Nuclear Talks: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The prospects of striking a deal with Iran over its nuclear program appeared to brighten Saturday, with reports that Iran's Supreme Lead...

In Vienna, U.S. and Iran Inch Toward a Better Future

Reza Marashi | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics
Reza Marashi

So, now the hard part begins. It is fair to point out that the gap between technical solutions and political solutions may be too wide to bridge. However, the likely alternative -- war -- is a stark reminder for both sides that the status quo is neither in their interests nor sustainable.

Joshua Hersh

Democratic Senators Buck White House, Threaten To Blow Up Iran Talks

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) are threatening to push the United States toward war with Iran, circulating and plann...

The Real Reason America Can't Make a Nuclear Deal with Iran

Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett | Posted 06.29.2013 | World
Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett

Conflict over Iran's nuclear program is driven by two different approaches to interpreting the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). These approaches, in turn, are rooted in different conceptions of world order.

Why Is Tehran Procrastinating?

Trita Parsi | Posted 03.26.2013 | World
Trita Parsi

Mindful of the short and closing window of opportunity for an intermediate agreement on the nuclear issue -- before the Iranian New Year in March and the Iranian elections in June -- time has not been used effectively since Obama's reelection in November. And Tehran is not helping.

Iran, the Left and the Non-Aligned Movement: A Guide for the Perplexed

Danny Postel | Posted 11.11.2012 | World
Danny Postel

The bafflement about Iran so widespread on the Left has a long history. It's a problem that has vexed several progressives and the recent summit of the Non-Aligned Movement in Tehran at the end of August only compounded the problem.

David Wood

Cheap and Deadly: Iran's Sea Mines May Pose Challenge To U.S. Navy

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 02.28.2012 | World

If the tense confrontation with Iran ignites into war, strategists say they expect Iran will strike with thousands of deadly sea mines to try to halt ...

On Iran, Turn Rhetoric Into Results

Reza Marashi | Posted 11.30.2011 | World
Reza Marashi

For President Obama to peacefully defuse the Iran crisis, he must actively seek to do the right thing in the end -- turn his compelling vision into practical policy, and rhetoric into results.

Do We Need Sanctions Against Iran? Two Opposing Views

Meir Javedanfar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Meir Javedanfar

Javedanfar: History has shown that when pressured, the regime responds. Majd: Sanctions have clearly not achieved their objective. If anything, the pressure on Iran makes it even more intransigent.

Fareed Zakaria: 'We Must Stop Exaggerating The Iranian Threat'

Newsweek | Fareed Zakaria | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It is time to clarify the debate over Iran and its nuclear program. It's easy to criticize the current course adopted by the United States and its all...

Susan Rice: White House In "Intense Negotiations" With Iran (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO*** By STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON - The White House said Sunday it sees signs of progress in confr...