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Iran Talks May Go to March 31 Deadline as Top Diplomats Gather

Iran Related News - 1 hour 26 min ago
Foreign ministers from six world powers and Iran will meet on Monday morning in Lausanne. Diplomats remain divided over the pace of easing sanctions on the Islamic Republic, and the limits to be imposed on its nuclear program. The “other side must make serious decisions,” Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi told reporters late on Sunday in the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel. A framework ...
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Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

Iran Related News - 1 hour 34 min ago
By Louis Charbonneau, John Irish and Parisa Hafezi LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart. The two sides explored compromises in areas including numbers of centrifuges used to enrich uranium that Iran ...
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Negotiators race deadline in Iran talks

Iran Related News - 4 hours 11 min ago
Diplomats from five nations were working Sunday to try to finalize an agreement on Iran?s nuclear program.
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Iran talks explore nuclear compromises

Iran Related News - 4 hours 48 min ago
Officials say Iran may be flexible on centrifuges as Israel bemoans possible deal
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Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

Iran Related News - 5 hours 7 min ago
By Louis Charbonneau, John Irish and Parisa Hafezi LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart. The two sides explored compromises in areas including numbers of centrifuges used to enrich uranium that Iran ...
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Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not others

Iran Related News - 5 hours 34 min ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but is pushing back on how long it must limit technology it could use to make atomic arms, Western officials involved in the nuclear talks said Sunday.
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Iran Nuclear Talks Running Out of Time

Iran Related News - 5 hours 57 min ago
Negotiators have until the end of Tuesday to reach a deal with Iran to keep the country from developing a nuclear weapon.
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Tentative accord on key parts of Iran deal: diplomats

Iran Related News - 7 hours 23 min ago
Iran and six world powers have reached tentative agreement on key parts of a deal sharply curtailing Tehran's nuclear programme, Western diplomats said Sunday while cautioning that the pact is by no means done. One of these diplomats in talks in Switzerland said Iran had "more or less" agreed to slash the number of its centrifuge machines by more than two-thirds and to ship abroad most of its ...
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Despite significant obstacles, Iran negotiations could see success

Iran Related News - 7 hours 52 min ago
Two officials involved in the nuclear negotiations with Iran say the talks have a chance of succeeding by Tuesday, the target date for a preliminary agreement. Iran has indicated a greater willingness to accept constraints to its uranium enrichment program.
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Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises as Israel hopes for failure

Iran Related News - 8 hours 12 min ago
By Louis Charbonneau, John Irish and Parisa Hafezi LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran and six major powers were exploring possible compromises to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned they were unable to move on several sticking points. The news came as Israel said the details of a possible agreement emerging from talks in Lausanne, Switzerland were ...
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Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

Iran Related News - 12 hours 56 min ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart.
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Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

Iran Related News - 12 hours 58 min ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart.
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As nuclear deadline nears, fears Saudi may try to match Iran

Iran Related News - 13 hours 33 min ago
Fears that Shiite Iran will remain a potential nuclear threat under a mooted international deal have raised concerns that Tehran's Sunni rival Saudi Arabia could seek its own atomic capability.
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Kerry Cancels Plan to Return to US to Stay at Iran Talks

Iran Related News - Sun, 03/29/2015 - 06:23
As Iran nuclear talks go down to the wire, Kerry cancels US appearance to stay at negotiations
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World powers have to show flexibility in n-deal: Iran

Iran Related News - Sun, 03/29/2015 - 02:58
Tehran, March 29 (IANS) Iran has exhibited the necessary flexibility during the course of nuclear negotiations, calling on the P5+1 group of world powers to take the turn and the final steps, said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Iran has shown the crucial flexibility during the talks, and now it is the opposite side's turn to take the final steps," Rouhani told German Chancellor Angela Merkel ...
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UN Sanctions Are The Main Obstacle to an Iran Nuclear Deal

Iran Related News - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 23:54
The Western powers negotiating with Iran have proposed lifting UN sanctions in four to six years, according to the officials who asked not to be named, in line with diplomatic rules. Talks between the Persian Gulf nation, which holds the world’s fourth-largest oil reserves, and six world powers continued Saturday for a fourth day in Lausanne, Switzerland. Iran continues to insist that all ...
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Iran nuclear deal close: Diplomats

Iran Related News - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 21:28
Diplomats tell The Financial Times a deal on Iran's nuclear capabilities may be nearer than ever.
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US State Dept: Difficult work remains on Iran nuke talks

Iran Related News - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 19:10
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program grew frantic on Saturday amid signs of discord, with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat ahead of an end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal.
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Iran nuke talks at critical point

Iran Related News - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 17:42
Nuclear talks reached a critical point Saturday as the ministers of France and Germany arrived to push a framework agreement with Iran ahead of Tuesday's deadline.
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Iran FM confident as nuclear deal deadline looms

Iran Related News - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 16:26
Tortuous negotiations aimed at ending fears that Iran will acquire nuclear arms shifted into top gear Saturday, with the Iranian foreign minister saying he was confident the outstanding hurdles blocking a deal could be overcome. "We're moving forward," Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told reporters after meeting separately with his German and French counterparts, who he said were ...
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