Iran talks with west but battles over outreach

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Iranian foreign minister’s parting words in Geneva carried hopes that the U.S. and other world

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Iran nuclear talks: How negotiators broke the ice

As Western diplomats hail positive progress at talks with Iran on its nuclear programme, the BBC’s James Reynolds in Geneva

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Zarif rejects media reports on his New York visit

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has accused some media at home of distorting his remarks at a closed-door session

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Senior lawmaker: Iran waiting for West’s practical, confidence-building measures

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran has adopted its first confidence-building measure by accepting to continue talks on its peaceful nuclear program and

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Iran’s foreign minister in hospital after being ‘misquoted’ over US phone call

Mohammad Javad Zarif says on Facebook he has back pain after newspaper reports him describing contact as ‘inappropriate’. Iran’s foreign

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Rouhani inaugurates 7th National Young Elites Conference

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:   President opens 7th National Young Elites Conference President Hassan Rouhani

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Zarif said Rouhani-Obama talk wrong: Iran MP

Iranian lawmaker Mansour Haqiqatpour says Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the telephone conversation between the Iranian

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Sunni cleric: President Rouhani’s remarks in New York inspired by S Leader’s guidelines

Tehran, Oct 5, IRNA – Senior Sunni cleric and representative of Kurdestan province in the Assembly of Experts Mamosta Abdolrahman

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Iran-US ties will further isolate Israel: Official

The resumption of ties between Iran and the US will further isolate the Israeli regime, says the secretary general of

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Iran’s Khamenei says part of diplomatic push in New York ‘not proper’

(Reuters) – Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday he supported moderate President Hassan Rouhani’s diplomatic initiative at the

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Removal of bans key to Iran nuclear talks: Analyst

Any success in the upcoming nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers is mainly contingent upon a removal of

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Iran awaits practical US measures: Iranian cleric

A senior Iranian cleric says US President Barack Obama should not be swayed by Israel, adding that Tehran expects practical

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State Dept. to Congress: Delay sanctions on Iran

The administration of US President Barack Obama has asked lawmakers to delay a new round of sanctions against Iran as

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U.S. hints Iran could get some sanctions relief if takes steps

Oct 3 (Reuters) – The United States held out the possibility on Thursday of giving Iran some short-term sanctions relief

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Kerry, Hagel rebuff Israel pressure over Iran

US officials have snubbed Israel’s pressure aimed at dissuading Washington from engaging with Iran over Tehran’s nuclear energy program. “We

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Iran round-up: Rouhani presses ahead with engagement and nuclear talks

SUMMARY: Speaking after a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday — the first after his return from five days of diplomacy and public

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Rouhani: Iran to discuss nuke details, not rights

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday that Iran is open to discussing “details” of nuclear activities including

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Kerry: ‘Diplomatic malpractice’ not to engage Iran

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday it would be “diplomatic malpractice of the worst order”

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Israel rowing upriver with Iran-US peace drive: Analyst

A US political commentator says Israel is striving to ensure that peace does not break out between the United States

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UN official terms Rouhani’s visit as constructive

A senior official at the United Nations has described the outcome of the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to New

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