Negotiators Move Closer on Iran Nuclear Pact
New York Times
Iran and a group of six world powers moved closer on Friday to carrying out the nuclear agreement reached in November, with the Iranian side saying all outstanding issues have been resolved. The agreement, which still requires final approval by all the ...
Support for Iran sanctions bill nears filibuster-proof majority
Iran nuclear plan reached, awaits approval
'Very good progress' at Iran nuclear talks - EU
Christian Science Monitor
US Says Iran Won't Attend Peace Talks on Syria
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Iran will not participate in peace talks on Syria that are to be held this month in Switzerland, a senior State Department official said Friday. “No, they're not coming,” said the official, who cannot be identified under the department's ...
Iran nuclear bill would have consequences, nuclear chief says
Iran, EU appear to be resolving outstanding differences on nuclear deal
Russia throwing Iran lifeline: Negotiating big oil-for-goods deal
Iran Commander: Hezbollah's Missile Power Improved
The Lebanese militant Shiite movement Hezbollah has dramatically improved its missile capabilities and can now pinpoint targets anywhere in Israel, a senior commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards said Saturday. Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, the ...
Iran says Hezbollah's missile power improved
Iran and Russia negotiating big oil-for-goods deal
LONDON/ANKARA, Jan 10 – Iran and Russia are negotiating an oil-for-goods swap worth $1.5bn a month that would enable Iran to lift oil exports substantially, undermining Western sanctions that helped persuade Tehran in November to agree to a ...
Exclusive: Iran, Russia negotiating big oil-for-goods deal
That would obviously be a very negative signal," said Gary Samore, former nuclear non-proliferation czar for President Barack Obama and now an academic and president of pro-sanctions group United Against Nuclear Iran. "It could very well be they just ...
Iran says progress made in nuclear talks
Iran and the EU have appeared to make progress in resolving outstanding differences on how to implement a landmark nuclear deal, but the United States said discussions were not yet finalised. Iran's deputy foreign minister, Abbas Araqchi, met a senior ...
A diplomatic insurance policy against Iran
A diplomatic breakthrough resulting in a peaceful and verifiable termination of Iran's nuclear weapons program is the preferred outcome of the Obama administration's negotiations with Iran. Backing up this achievement by taking out a diplomatic ...
As Iran Nuclear Talks Resume, Ayatollah Criticizes US
New York Times
Iran's supreme leader harshly denounced the United States on Thursday as negotiations to conclude an interim agreement in the Iranian nuclear dispute resumed, saying those talks illustrated what he called the hostility of Americans toward Iran and the ...
Jack Straw 'optimistic' over Iran future after Tehran visit
Former foreign secretary Jack Straw has said he detects a "lighter atmosphere" in Iran and believes President Rouhani is "committed to change". Speaking after returning from a visit to Tehran, Mr Straw said Iran's new leadership wanted to bring the ...
Iran Sanctions Push Gains Supporters in Senate
Fifty-nine senators now back a new sanctions package they say would increase the pressure on Iran to make nuclear concessions, according to congressional aides. The count brings Congress closer to passing a bill the Obama administration considers a ...