Signs of Rift Between Israel and US Over Iran
Israel's prime minister on Sunday called on the U.S. to step up the pressure on Iran, even as American officials hinted at the possibility of easing tough economic pressure. Meanwhile, a leading Israeli daily reported the outlines of what could be ...
Iran's diplomatic thaw with the West
Amid signs of détente with Iran, Netanyahu warns against sanctions letup
Israeli minister presses Ottawa for support on Iran's nuclear program
Have nuclear talks been more successful for Iran than the West?
(CNN) -- The first official nuclear negotiations since Hassan Rouhani came to power in Iran have concluded in Geneva. And while the negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 will continue in November, this week's meetings have raised several crucial ...
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As Iran Shifts, Hard-Liners See Threat to Battle Cry
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As Iran's new president, Hassan Rouhani, steers the country away from its confrontational posture toward the West, he is inevitably calling into question the bedrock anti-American ideology of the Islamic republic. That is turning the revolution's ...
Netanyahu: Step Up Pressure On Iran
JERUSALEM -- JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Sunday urged the international community to step up the pressure on Iran, despite some optimism following the latest round of nuclear talks with the Islamic Republic. It was Benjamin ...
Iranian officials optimistic after Geneva talks
Geneva, Switzerland (CNN) -- A day after talks in Geneva between Iran and six world powers over Tehran's nuclear ambitions ended on a promising note, Iran's state-run news agency quoted government officials as expressing optimism that differences can ...
Iran sounds serious about wanting a nuclear deal, but getting one will be hard
FOR once, a PowerPoint presentation held the attention of its audience. On October 15th, Iran's foreign minister (and chief nuclear negotiator), despite suffering from intense back pain, spent an hour laying out a timeline from initial confidence ...
Iran leveraging its nuclear program to boost global, regional standing
Could it be that in less than two months, since Hassan Rohani was elected president, Iran has managed to devise a broad and detailed plan meant to change the face of the country's nuclear program? A Norwegian nuclear expert who is close to the world ...
Iran Parliament Chief Warns Over Nuclear Pressures
Iran's parliament speaker warned Sunday that lawmakers could call for stepped-up atomic work if the West presses too hard for concessions in ongoing nuclear negotiations. The message from Ali Larijani — less than a week after talks resumed — appears ...
Netanyahu: Iran has systematically misled the int'l community, continue the ...
According to Al Monitor, Iran has offered to halt the production of near-weapons-grade enriched uranium, vowed to convert its arsenal of fuel rods and pledged to hand over used nuclear fuel for an unfinished heavy water reactor. The offer supposedly ...
Iran opens doors to tourists as Rouhani fosters thaw in relations with the west
With its ancient ruins, glittering mosques and spectacular landscapes, Iran is home to some of the world's cultural treasures, but ever since the 1979 revolution, these have largely remained unseen by international tourists. In recent years, the ...