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Israel seeks harder US line as nuclear talks with Iran make little headway
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Israel seeks harder US line as nuclear talks with Iran make little headway

In a joint statement, senior diplomats from Germany, Britain and France have said Iran has "fast-forwarded its nuclear programme" and "backtracked on diplomatic progress"

Iran nuclear talks resume: What are the prospects for dialogue? Can world powers curb Tehran?
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Iran nuclear talks resume: What are the prospects for dialogue? Can world powers curb Tehran?

Experts say that even if Iran were forced to give up its uranium stockpile or halt its research, the expertise it has gained cannot be taken away

Iran set to resume nuclear negotiations with world powers on 21 October
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Iran set to resume nuclear negotiations with world powers on 21 October

The Vienna talks aimed at reviving the deal were suspended in June, when Iran elected ultraconservative Ebrahim Raisi as president

US, Israel exploring a 'Plan B' if Iran does not rejoin talks to salvage 2015 nuclear deal
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US, Israel exploring a 'Plan B' if Iran does not rejoin talks to salvage 2015 nuclear deal

Their comments came as Iran has hinted it’s ready to return to indirect negotiations with the US in Vienna but has not committed to a date

Israel, US hint at using force if nuclear talks with Iran fail
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Israel, US hint at using force if nuclear talks with Iran fail

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said both he and Antony Blinken, “as sons of Holocaust survivors”, know there are moments when nations must use force to protect the world from evil

Iran nuclear deal restoration looks unlikely as US talks in Vienna stall, Russia and China bring Tehran into SCO fold
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Iran nuclear deal restoration looks unlikely as US talks in Vienna stall, Russia and China bring Tehran into SCO fold

The 60 percent enrichment figure – Iran’s highest ever levels – by itself might be enough to make the heads of some US foreign policy hawks spontaneously combust

US blocks websites linked to Tehran shortly after vote to instal Ebrahim Raisi as Iran's new president
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US blocks websites linked to Tehran shortly after vote to instal Ebrahim Raisi as Iran's new president

Joe Biden has said that rejoining the Iran nuclear agreement is one of his top foreign policy priorities, although his aides have largely downplayed any certainty that a deal will be struck

India loses Farzad-B gas field: US sanctions dull New Delhi's sharpness in diplomacy with Tehran
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India loses Farzad-B gas field: US sanctions dull New Delhi's sharpness in diplomacy with Tehran

This comes just a year after Iranian government in July 2020 decided to go it alone in the Chabhar railway project which was being discussed between the Iranian Railways and the State-owned Indian Railways Construction Ltd

'New energy' at Iran nuclear talks as diplomats reconvene; agreement possible in coming weeks, says US
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'New energy' at Iran nuclear talks as diplomats reconvene; agreement possible in coming weeks, says US

The aim of the talks is a return to full compliance with the 2015 accord, known as the JCPOA, which has been slowly disintegrating since the US under Donal Trump withdrew from it in 2018

Nearly 3 years since Donald Trump scrapped JCPoA, Iran and US agree on path back to nuclear deal
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Nearly 3 years since Donald Trump scrapped JCPoA, Iran and US agree on path back to nuclear deal

Iranian officials say they can return to compliance fairly quickly, but insist they want the US to lift sanctions first. Washington wants Iran to return to compliance first.

US will rejoin nuclear deal if Iran complies with its provisions, says Secretary of State Antony Blinken
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US will rejoin nuclear deal if Iran complies with its provisions, says Secretary of State Antony Blinken

The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action was one of the key foreign policy achievements of the Obama-Biden administration. The previous Trump administration withdrew from it

Iran assassination likely to impede its military ambitions, prohibit Joe Biden from resuming diplomacy
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Iran assassination likely to impede its military ambitions, prohibit Joe Biden from resuming diplomacy

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has long identified Iran as an existential threat and named the assassinated scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, as national enemy No. 1, capable of building a weapon that could threaten a country of eight million in a single blast

Hassan Rouhani accuses Israel of assassinating Iran's top nuclear scientist, vows revenge
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Hassan Rouhani accuses Israel of assassinating Iran's top nuclear scientist, vows revenge

After years of being in the shadows, the image of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh suddenly was to be seen everywhere in Iranian media, as his widow spoke on state television and officials publicly demanded revenge on Israel for the scientist's slaying

US announces sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms supporting Iran's nuclear deal
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US announces sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms supporting Iran's nuclear deal

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the the four firms, accused of transferring sensitive technology and items to Iran's missile programme, will be subject to restrictions on US government aid for two years

Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election
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Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election

Harris, Joe Biden's running mate, was replying to a question about how she would restore the “trust and support of our European and Asian allies”

Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions
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Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions

Trump was referring to the contested argument that the US remains a "participant" in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal

With Iran arms embargo set to expire in October, US calls for indefinite extension, but finds few takers at UN
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With Iran arms embargo set to expire in October, US calls for indefinite extension, but finds few takers at UN

Britain, France and Germany voiced unease at both the expiration of the embargo and the US approach, particularly the 'snapback' to the 2015 deal, which they flatly opposed

EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination
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EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination

S Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif held extensive talks on the fast-evolving situation in the Gulf region in the wake of frayed ties between Iran and the US over the killing of Commander Qasem Soleimani

Javad Zarif says Iran interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with US, claims India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in Gulf
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Javad Zarif says Iran interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with US, claims India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in Gulf

India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in the Gulf region as New Delhi is an important player, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said on Wednesday

Donald Trump boasts about Iranian general Qassem Soleimani's death as 'American justice' in first 2020 election rally in Ohio
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Donald Trump boasts about Iranian general Qassem Soleimani's death as 'American justice' in first 2020 election rally in Ohio

Donald Trump used his first campaign election rally of 2020 to argue that he served up 'American justice' by ordering a drone strike to take out Iranian General Qassem Soleimani while jeering Democratic leaders for questioning his decision to carry out the attack without first consulting Congress.