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US Iran Nuclear Deal

The Duel: Obama Is Leading by Points

Dr. Josef Olmert | Posted 08.07.2015 | Politics
Dr. Josef Olmert

P.M. Netanyahu spoke yesterday, President Obama today. It amounts to a 15-round boxing match, and while we are not yet close to the last round, the cumulative impression is that the president has the advantage, and he may be increasing his lead.

The Balance of Power in the Middle East Just Changed

Peter Van Buren | Posted 07.28.2015 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

Don't sweat the July nuclear accord between the United States and Iran. There are two crucial points to take away from all the angry chatter to come: first, none of this matters and second, the devil is not in the details, though he may indeed appear on those Sunday talk shows.

Negotiations Between Iran and the U.S. Have Now Begun

David Nordfors | Posted 07.27.2015 | Politics
David Nordfors

In the Middle East, when it comes to people who don't get along, the real negotiations start after the deal is struck, because then there is a relation to manage. Until then, negotiations are about if there will be a relation or not.

Iran Backs Away From Key Detail In Nuclear Deal

The New York Times | Posted 03.30.2015 | World

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — With a negotiating deadline just two days away, Iranian officials on Sunday backed away from a critical element of a propose...

U.S., Iran Race To Reach Nuclear Agreement

AP | By GEORGE JAHN and BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 05.18.2015 | World

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With less than a week to the deadline for an Iran nuclear deal, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry worked with top Iran...

Iran Says Nuclear Deal Hinges On U.S. Will To Lift Sanctions

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2015 | World

(Adds quotes) GENEVA, March 2 (Reuters) - A deal on Iran's nuclear program could be concluded this week if the United States and othe...

Khamenei: U.S. 'Cannot Be Trusted' In Nuclear Talks

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 01.07.2015 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's supreme leader said Wednesday the United States cannot be trusted to lift sanctions in a future nuclear deal and that Teh...

Israel Sends Top Security Advisor To U.S. For Iran Talks

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

JERUSALEM, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he would soon send a team led by his national secur...

U.S. Willing To Ease Iran Sanctions In Exchange For Halting Nuclear Program

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Washington is willing to offer Iran limited sanctions relief if it agrees this week to take a "first step" to stop advancing its nuclear programme, a ...