Iran Nuclear Talks

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Switzerland Confirms Spying Investigation

Switzerland Confirms Spying Investigation

Swiss Attorney General says multiple premises searched in relation to investigation into allegations of hacking of Iran nuclear talks.Elad Benari, 18/06/2015 04:45
Russia Worried About Stalled Iran Talks

Russia Worried About Stalled Iran Talks

Russia says slowdown in progress in nuclear talks between Iran and six major powers is "very worrying".Ben Ariel, Canada, 13/06/2015 02:20
Iran Talks 'Virtually Stalled', Says Diplomat

Iran Talks 'Virtually Stalled', Says Diplomat

Diplomat tell Russian news agency that nuclear talks are stuck and June 30 deadline may have to be postponed yet again.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/06/2015 20:53
Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume May 12

Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume May 12

EU, Iran announce that talks to reach a final agreement will resume next week in Vienna.Ben Ariel, 06/05/2015 04:42
Middle East Security

Middle East Security

The greatest threat to Israel, more dangerous than all the Middle East upheavals, is An American-Iranian entente that leaves Teheran with the capability to produce nuclear weapons and which strengthens the Iranian drive for regional hegemony.Prof. Efraim Inbar, 14/04/2015 15:33
France Says it Wanted a Better Deal

France Says it Wanted a Better Deal

French FM says he originally rejected the deal but then Iran threatened to walk; report shows Obama gave up on original goal of the talks.Ari Yashar, 03/04/2015 15:08
PM Holding Security Consultations After Iran Deal

PM Holding Security Consultations After Iran Deal

Senior security officials to convene after announcement of Iran nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/04/2015 10:17
Bennett: Iran Received an Official Kosher Stamp

Bennett: Iran Received an Official Kosher Stamp

Jewish Home head says: 'deal or no deal, Israel will do what is needed to protect itself and its citizens.'Gil Ronen, 02/04/2015 21:58
 Iran, World Powers Announce 'Framework' Nuke Deal

Iran, World Powers Announce 'Framework' Nuke Deal

Two-thirds of Iran's centrifuges will reportedly be scuttled. There will be no fissile material at Fordo. Arak plant will be redesigned.Ari Yashar and Gil Ronen, 02/04/2015 21:10
Iranian Def. Minister: Ready for War with America

Iranian Def. Minister: Ready for War with America

US Defense Secretary Carter 'has Alzheimer's,' says Iranian defense head, in forgetting US 'failures' and warning of military option.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 02/04/2015 16:12
Steinitz: If We Have No Choice We Will Attack Iran

Steinitz: If We Have No Choice We Will Attack Iran

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz said Thursday that military action against Iran is an option if all else fails.Cynthia Blank, 02/04/2015 13:31
Zarif Urges West to 'Seize the Moment'

Zarif Urges West to 'Seize the Moment'

Iran's foreign minister urges Western powers to drop their "excessive demands" of his country.Elad Benari, 02/04/2015 06:16
Iran Talks Extended Yet Again

Iran Talks Extended Yet Again

Western powers extend talks in Switzerland for a second day beyond March 31 deadline.Elad Benari, 02/04/2015 01:12
Rivlin Meets Bipartisan US Delegation

Rivlin Meets Bipartisan US Delegation

Congressional delegation expresses US support for Israel during Iran talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2015 20:30
Senator Urges US to 'Walk Away' from Iran Talks

Senator Urges US to 'Walk Away' from Iran Talks

Republican Tom Cotton calls for new sanctions to stop 'negotiating out of weakness,' says talk extension shows Iran is 'calling the shots.'Ari Yashar, 01/04/2015 10:25
Lavrov Claims Agreement with Iran Reached

Lavrov Claims Agreement with Iran Reached

Russian Foreign Minister says Iran and six world powers have reached a "preliminary agreement". Diplomats: That's not true.Elad Benari, 01/04/2015 05:44
Dichter: Good Reasons to be Concerned Over Iran

Dichter: Good Reasons to be Concerned Over Iran

Likud MK warns that impending agreement will allow Iran to be a nuclear threshold state, and Israel must prepare for that.Elad Benari, 01/04/2015 05:15
Confirmed: Iran Nuclear Talks Extended by One Day

Confirmed: Iran Nuclear Talks Extended by One Day

United States confirms that nuclear talks with Iran and will continue beyond the self-imposed Tuesday night deadline.Ben Ariel, 31/03/2015 23:46
US Willing to Work Past Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline

US Willing to Work Past Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline

State Dept. says it will push into Wednesday to try and seal a deal, but will leave talks before June deadline if they go nowhere.Ari Yashar, 31/03/2015 21:46
Iran Nuke Talks May End with Statement, Not Accord

Iran Nuke Talks May End with Statement, Not Accord

Morning session of Lausanne talks between Iran, P5+1, ended after just 35 minutes without results. Deadline for talks just hours away.Tova Dvorin, Gil Ronen, 31/03/2015 12:46
State Department: 50-50 Chance of Deal with Iran

State Department: 50-50 Chance of Deal with Iran

As deadline for nuclear deal approaches, the United States remains unoptimistic.Ben Ariel, 31/03/2015 01:15
'The US Will Let Iran Spread Terror, Go Nuclear'

'The US Will Let Iran Spread Terror, Go Nuclear'

Senior security source estimates deal by tomorrow, with America 'ignoring' Iranian terror sponsorship and nuclear proliferation.Ari Yashar, 30/03/2015 08:11
Iran: We Won't Move Our Uranium Abroad

Iran: We Won't Move Our Uranium Abroad

Iran’s chief negotiator says a nuclear deal with world powers is "doable", insists Iran would refuse to send out its nuclear stocks abroad.Elad Benari, 30/03/2015 05:13
Britain: Deal Must Put Bomb Beyond Iran's Reach

Britain: Deal Must Put Bomb Beyond Iran's Reach

British Foreign Secretary says he believes a deal with Iran could be reached, insists it must place an atomic bomb "beyond reach".Ben Ariel, 30/03/2015 00:16
EU Not Punishing Israel on Iran for Palestinians

EU Not Punishing Israel on Iran for Palestinians

Even if Israel had more conciliatory policy, it probably wouldn't affect Iran talks, says expert.Gedalyah Reback, 29/03/2015 18:55
Netanyahu: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Worse Than Feared'

Netanyahu: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Worse Than Feared'

PM sounds alarm over imminent deal, hours after Iranian defector reveals US negotiating team just parroting Iranian demands.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 29/03/2015 13:05
Iran Optimistic as Talks Continue

Iran Optimistic as Talks Continue

"I think we can make the necessary progress," says Mohammad Javad Zarif after meetings in Switzerland.Ben Ariel, 29/03/2015 04:20
British Foreign Secretary Ready to Join Iran Talks

British Foreign Secretary Ready to Join Iran Talks

In the latest sign a nuclear deal is imminent, Britain’s Philip Hammond says he was ready to join the talks this weekend.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/03/2015 22:06
Diplomat: Significant Progress Made in Iran Talks

Diplomat: Significant Progress Made in Iran Talks

Diplomat says that major powers and Iran have made significant progress in talks, but several key differences remain.Ben Ariel, 27/03/2015 06:15
Rouhani Speaks to Putin, Hollande, Cameron

Rouhani Speaks to Putin, Hollande, Cameron

A series of phone calls with world leaders signals deal over nukes in the home stretch, says analyst.Gil Ronen, 26/03/2015 19:23
Iran Rejects Snap Inspections of its Nuclear Sites

Iran Rejects Snap Inspections of its Nuclear Sites

Iranian official says an IAEA request for inspections of Iran's nuclear sites "hinders efforts" to reach a deal.Ben Ariel, 25/03/2015 04:13
Ya'alon: Spying on America? No Way

Ya'alon: Spying on America? No Way

Defense Minister rejects Wall Street Journal report which claimed Israel had spied on the talks between Iran and Western powers.Yedidya Ben Or, 25/03/2015 03:12
Israel Denies It Spied on US

Israel Denies It Spied on US

Jerusalem rejects Wall Street Journal report citing White House officials who accused Israel of spying on US-Iran talks.Gil Ronen, 24/03/2015 12:19
Israel Spied on Iran Nuke Talks, Says White House

Israel Spied on Iran Nuke Talks, Says White House

Israel's eavesdropping allegedly revealed by communications among Israeli officials intercepted by US.Gil Ronen, 24/03/2015 07:45
'Don't Give Iran Deal it Doesn't Deserve'

'Don't Give Iran Deal it Doesn't Deserve'

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister warns against looming nuclear deal between Iran and West.Elad Benari, 24/03/2015 04:16
CIA Head: Deal or No, Pressure will Remain on Iran

CIA Head: Deal or No, Pressure will Remain on Iran

Brennan says US will prevent Iran from getting nukes. If they try anyway, 'they know that they will do so at their peril.'Gil Ronen, 23/03/2015 08:21
Steinitz in France, Hoping to Influence Iran Talks

Steinitz in France, Hoping to Influence Iran Talks

With 8 days left till nuke talks deadline, Intelligence Minister reportedly hopes France will toughen its stance still more.Gil Ronen, 22/03/2015 22:05
Rouhani, Kerry Say 'Progress' Made in Talks

Rouhani, Kerry Say 'Progress' Made in Talks

Iran's President says progress has been made in nuclear talks but some differences remain, as March 31 deadline looms.Elad Benari, 22/03/2015 06:20
Obama: An 'Historic Opportunity' to End Nuke Issue

Obama: An 'Historic Opportunity' to End Nuke Issue

In a message to Iranians in honor of Nowruz, Obama says this is the "best opportunity in decades" to pursue a different relationship.Ben Ariel, 20/03/2015 04:46
American Lawmakers Write Another Letter on Iran

American Lawmakers Write Another Letter on Iran

Bipartisan letter, signed by 360 lawmakers, will remind Obama that sanctions relief on Iran requires new legislation from Congress.Elad Benari, 20/03/2015 03:15
Likud Win Driving Obama to Go Softer on Iran?

Likud Win Driving Obama to Go Softer on Iran?

Danielle Pletka of American Enterprise Institute thinks Bibi's win will make it easier for Obama to dismiss Israel's 'clamoring.'Gil Ronen, 19/03/2015 19:39
Iran Plays Down Chances of Deal This Week

Iran Plays Down Chances of Deal This Week

Iran's Foreign Minister says nuclear talks with the West will likely have to continue into next week.Ben Ariel, 19/03/2015 05:15
Iran: Israeli Elections 'All the Same to Us'

Iran: Israeli Elections 'All the Same to Us'

All of the 'Zionist regime' parties 'have an aggressive nature', Iran insists one day after elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2015 16:31
Europe: Little Progress in Talks with Iran

Europe: Little Progress in Talks with Iran

European powers and Iran make little progress toward reaching an agreement as deadline looms.Ben Ariel, 17/03/2015 05:43
Iran: Deal Possible if Americans Ignore 'Zionists'

Iran: Deal Possible if Americans Ignore 'Zionists'

Iran's Vice President claims the Americans are influenced by the "Zionist lobbies", thus preventing a nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 16/03/2015 06:12
Kerry: Deal with Iran Possible Within Days

Kerry: Deal with Iran Possible Within Days

Secretary of State says interim deal with Iran is possible if Tehran can show that its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes.Ben Ariel, 15/03/2015 05:45
Bibi 'Tried to Cancel' Senators' Mossad Briefing

Bibi 'Tried to Cancel' Senators' Mossad Briefing

Time reports Netanyahu wanted to cancel briefing in which Mossad head reportedly warned against derailing Iran talks.Gil Ronen, 14/03/2015 23:44
Obama Admin Expects UN to Approve Deal with Iran

Obama Admin Expects UN to Approve Deal with Iran

State Department says UN would probably endorse final deal with Iran, denies talks on removing sanctions are taking place.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/03/2015 23:58
Official: Talks with Iran Made Progress

Official: Talks with Iran Made Progress

Senior European diplomat says nuclear talks between Western powers and Iran have made progress, but some very difficult issues remain.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/03/2015 20:24
Khamenei Says Americans Are 'Backstabbers'

Khamenei Says Americans Are 'Backstabbers'

Iran's Supreme Leader says Republican letter to Iran is a sign of the collapse of “political morality” in the United States.Ben Ariel, 13/03/2015 05:16
World Powers Considering Lifting Iran Sanctions?

World Powers Considering Lifting Iran Sanctions?

Major world powers have quietly begun talks on a UN resolution to lift sanctions on Iran if a nuclear agreement is struck.Elad Benari, 13/03/2015 03:16
The Iran Puzzle

The Iran Puzzle

Senator and American Jewish leader untangle web of US-Israel tension, Iranian nuclear aspirations and what will be in the Middle East.Larry Gordon, 12/03/2015 21:04
Next Round of Iran Talks to Begin March 15

Next Round of Iran Talks to Begin March 15

State Department announces that Kerry will travel to Switzerland next week and meet with his Iranian counterpart.Ben Ariel, 10/03/2015 03:14
Obama Blasts Republicans Over Letter to Iran

Obama Blasts Republicans Over Letter to Iran

President Barack Obama criticizes letter warning Iran's leaders that any nuclear agreement will not be valid after 2016.Elad Benari, 10/03/2015 01:15
From Extreme Left: 'Netanyahu is Right on Iran'

From Extreme Left: 'Netanyahu is Right on Iran'

A strong critic of nationalist-camp policies, author David Grossman, says 'we need to listen to Netanyahu' regarding the Iranian threat.Hillel Fendel, 09/03/2015 14:18
Senators Tell Iran: A Deal with Obama Ends in 2016

Senators Tell Iran: A Deal with Obama Ends in 2016

47 Republican senators send letter to Iran's leaders warning them: 'Anything not approved by Congress is a mere executive agreement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2015 12:53
Official: Iran Deal Longer than a Decade

Official: Iran Deal Longer than a Decade

Senior American official tells Israeli journalists that world powers are "not in a rush" to sign a deal with Iran.Ben Ariel, 09/03/2015 06:15