By Meghashyam Mali | 11/26/13 02:23 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday defended the nuclear deal with Iran and said U.S. negotiators had driven a “hard bargain” to force concessions from Tehran.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/22/13 04:16 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry will leave for Geneva on Friday to help further nuclear talks with Iran, raising the prospects for a potential deal. “After consulting with EU High Representative Ashton and the negotiating team on the ground, Secretary Kerry will travel to Geneva later today...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/22/13 01:40 PM
The White House on Friday pressed Afghan President Hamid Karzai to sign a post-war security agreement with the U.S. by year’s end, saying that the administration has “submitted our final offer on the text.” “We are not open to rewriting it,” said White House press secretary Jay...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/20/13 04:37 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday announced that negotiators had finalized the language for an Afghan security pact outlining the role of American troops after 2014 and denied the deal included a U.S. "apology" for its conduct in the war. “We reached an agreement as to the final...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/14/13 01:09 PM
President Obama on Thursday defended the administration’s pursuit of a nuclear deal with Iran, saying that the U.S. would lose “nothing” by testing a diplomatic solution. Obama reiterated that it was U.S. policy that “Iran cannot have nuclear weapons” and that all options were on the...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/13/13 12:56 PM
President Obama and French President François Hollande spoke by phone Wednesday about ongoing talks with Iran over its nuclear program and affirmed that they were in “full agreement” over the international community’s handling of negotiations, the White House announced. “The United...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/12/13 02:02 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Tuesday said that the P5+1 group that is holding talks with Iran on its nuclear program was “unified” in its approach and blamed Tehran for rejecting a possible deal. “The P5+1 were unified on the proposal that was put forward and the Iranians...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/11/13 09:13 AM
Iranian state television on Monday announced that Tehran had reached a deal with United Nations negotiators to expand inspection of the country’s nuclear facilities, according to reports.
By Zack Colman | 11/10/13 11:51 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday defended the Obama administration's approach to nuclear negotiations with Iran, saying that it would not rush into a half-measure interim deal. "No deal is better than a bad deal, and we are certainly adhering to that concept," Kerry said on NBC's "Meet...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/08/13 05:21 PM
President Obama on Friday called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to update him on negotiations with Iran and assured him of his “strong commitment” to prevent Tehran from obtaining nuclear weapons.
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