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Lavrov, Zarif claim breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks

Lavrov, Zarif claim breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks

1 April 2015   0 comments
Russia and Iran's foreign ministers claimed a breakthrough early Wednesday in talks on a framework deal curtailing Tehran's nuclear programme, but the US said not all issues had been agreed yet, as discussions...

Lavrov, Zarif claim breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks 1 April 2015

Russia and Iran's foreign ministers claimed in the early hours of Wednesday a breakthrough in talks on a framework deal curtailing Tehran's nuclear programme, but the US said not all issues had been agreed."One...

Agreement in principle on outlines of Iran deal: Russian FM 1 April 2015

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said early Wednesday that global powers had reached an agreement in principle on "all key aspects" of the outlines of an Iranian nuclear deal, Russian media reported.Lavrov...

Negotiators power past midnight deadline in Iran talks 31 March 2015

Top diplomats worked past a midnight deadline into the early hours of Wednesday seeking to agree the outlines of a nuclear deal with Iran, insisting "enough progress" had been made to continue the marathon...

Who's saying what at the Iran nuclear talks 31 March 2015

After 18 months of talks to rein in Iran's nuclear ambitions, some of the world's top diplomats were negotiating into the night Tuesday with a midnight deadline set to be abandoned.The marathon talks...

Deadline abandoned in marathon Iran nuclear talks

31 March 2015
The US abandoned late Tuesday a midnight deadline to agree the outlines of a nuclear deal with Iran but insisted that "enough progress" merited extending marathon talks into Wednesday."We've made enough......

Midnight Iran nuclear talks deadline in peril

31 March 2015
Marathon talks looked set Tuesday to miss a midnight deadline to agree the outlines of a nuclear deal with Iran as negotiators got bogged down in seemingly intractable key issues.A senior US State Department......

UN rights chief warns Yemen on verge of 'total collapse' 31 March 2015

The UN rights chief expressed alarm Tuesday at the situation in Yemen as Arab warplanes pounded the country for a sixth day, warning it appeared about to collapse."The situation in Yemen is extremely...

Iran ready to keep talking to resolve tough issues 31 March 2015

Iran is ready to keep talking "as long as necessary" to agree the outlines of a deal to curtail its nuclear programme, but several issues remain unresolved, a senior Iranian official said Tuesday."We...

Agencies unable to get aid into Yemen, Red Crescent worker k... 31 March 2015

Humanitarian agencies said Tuesday they could not safely get aid into conflict-hit Yemen and that a local Red Crescent worker had been shot dead while evacuating the wounded."The closure of all the international...

Chinese FM quits Iran talks, team stays behind 31 March 2015

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi left talks in Switzerland to seal an outline nuclear deal with Iran but his negotiating team remained behind, a Western diplomat said."His deputy is staying," the diplomat...

US says Iran talks may go into Wednesday 'if useful' 31 March 2015

Tough talks to reach a framework deal to curtail Iran's nuclear programme may go past a midnight deadline into Wednesday, a top US official acknowledged.Diplomats and experts were "working around the...

US warns Iran nuclear deadline may be missed 31 March 2015

The United States warned Tuesday that a midnight deadline to agree the outlines of a deal aimed at stopping Iran obtaining nuclear weapons may be missed, saying marathon talks in Switzerland may stretch...

Iran talks: six days of living in a gilded cage 31 March 2015

As prisons go, the famed Beau-Rivage hotel nestled on the Swiss side of Lake Geneva with breath-taking views over the snow-capped French Alps must count as one of the world's most luxurious.But after...

Red Cross says worker killed in Yemen, unable to fly in aid 31 March 2015

The Red Cross said Tuesday a local aid worker had been killed in Yemen, adding that it could not fly in desperately-needed aid due to a lack of security.The International Committee of the Red Cross called...

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