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Does Concern Outweigh Joy Over Nuclear Deal?

After 20 months of drawn-out talks, Iran and the world powers have struck a final-status nuclear deal. As reports of the agreement (full text here) started streaming in on Tuesday, so did the jubilant reactions from Iran and beyond –

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Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Human Rights, Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Khamenei, Media Coverage, Mohammad Javad Zarif, nuclear talks

Press Turns Tongue-In-Cheek As Nuke Deadline Goes By

Yet another extended deadline for a nuclear accord between Iran and the P5+1 has come and gone, as the “intense” talks hit numerous (new and old) snags. After so many missed deadlines, this week’s headlines on the latest extension seemed

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Posted in CNN, Iranian Financial Sanctions, Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, Military, Mohammad Javad Zarif, nuclear talks

Amid #47traitors Row, is it Time for Iranian Mediation in Washington?

In this week’s news: 47 Republican senators, led by Sen. Tom Cotton, launched a letter at Iran warning that any nuclear deal signed with the current US administration would never be endorsed by Congress. The GOP’s “bombshell” received ample press

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Posted in Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Media Coverage, nuclear talks, Other News

Criticism of Netanyahu’s Speech Doesn’t Absolve Iran’s Regime

So Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed Congress over Iran, receiving “ridiculously long standing ovations,” as well as backing from such corners as the Saudi corridors of power and Tehran-born “Shahs of Sunset” star Reza Farahan, who gushed on HuffPost

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Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Human Rights, Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, Mohammad Javad Zarif, nuclear talks

Indifference to the US-Iran debate

The nuclear talks between Iran and the six world powers resume on March 5 in an atmosphere both strained and heavily charged: the debate over US President Barack Obama’s Iran policy is still raging, Iran is still ranting about the

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Posted in Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, nuclear talks

When Free Speech Is Equated With Terrorism

France is still reeling from the twin attacks – one on the Paris offices of a satirical magazine, the other on a kosher grocery in the French capital – that claimed 17 lives over a period of three days. Millions

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Posted in Iranian Foreign Relations, Other News

Is NIAC the Contrast of AIPAC?

With clashes between US President Barack Obama and the incoming Republican Congress already looming on the horizon, some raise fears that come January, a nuclear deal will grow ever more elusive – and that failure to sign one, “if that

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Posted in Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, nuclear talks
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