Clock ticking on Iran talks, possible further US sanctions
Washington (CNN) -- The clock is ticking on an interim nuclear deal with Iran, as well as efforts in Congress to pass new sanctions for greater leverage in global negotiations on a comprehensive accord. Sunday's announcement that a six-month interim ...
World powers, Iran eye February start to nuclear settlement talks
Hard-Liners in Iran Offer Mild Praise for Interim Nuclear Agreement
New Iran agreement includes secret side deal, Tehran official says
Iran to start scaling back nuclear program January 20, White House says
"As of that day, for the first time in almost a decade, Iran's nuclear program will not be able to advance, and parts of it will be rolled back, while we start negotiating a comprehensive agreement to address the international community's concerns ...
Iranian Nuclear Accord Advances
Wall Street Journal
In turn, the U.S. and European Union will start easing some of their punitive economic sanctions on Iran, starting next week with suspending a ban on Iran's trade of petrochemicals, autos and precious metals. U.S. and European officials hailed the ...
Iran, World Powers Reach Deal Opening Nuke Program
The announcement that Iran and six world powers had agreed on the plan for implementing an interim agreement came first from Iranian officials and was later confirmed elsewhere. Some U.S. lawmakers have been leery of the agreement, calling for tougher ...
US attorney's office accuses man of trying to ship military documents to Iran
(CNN) -- An engineer who worked for U.S. defense contractors has been charged with trying to ship restricted military documents to Iran, the U.S. attorney's office in Connecticut said. The documents included material related to the U.S. Air Force's F ...
Former Pratt Employee Arrested Trying To Send F-35 Docs To Iran
Man arrested for attempted transfer of F-35 data to Iran
Former U.S. Defense Contractor Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Ship Sensitive ...
Gulf states divided over Iran sanctions
Dubai wants sanctions on Iran lifted. This is hardly surprising given that nearly half a million Iranians live in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and that Dubai already benefits from a flourishing trade with its neighbour across the Gulf. In a BBC ...
Negotiators Put Final Touches on Iran Accord
New York Times
PARIS — Iran and a group of six world powers completed a deal on Sunday that will temporarily freeze much of Tehran's nuclear program starting next Monday, Jan. 20, in exchange for limited relief from Western economic sanctions. The main elements of ...
White House fights Iran sanctions bill as nuclear deal start date announced
Iran and six world powers announced Sunday that they've agreed on the terms for implementing a recently struck nuclear deal -- but the Obama administration continued to battle a bipartisan push for new U.S. sanctions which it claims could jeopardize ...
The US needs a deal with Iran, not detente
An unusual fear is gripping the Arab world, namely that nuclear diplomacy may yet bring Iran and the United States into a close regional embrace. This may seem comical given the legacy of mistrust separating the two nations. Yet this concern among Arab ...
US, Russia Disagree on Inviting Iran to Syria Talks
Voice of America
But the U.S. says Iran must first agree to the establishment of a transitional Syrian government by "mutual consent" which presumes that President Assad's opponents would never agree to his joining an interim government and would thus end his rule.
US, Russia Spar Over Iran Role in Syria Talks
US, Russia Spar Over Iran Participation in Syria Peace Talks
Russia urges Iran participation in Geneva II talks