Iran's nuclear deal puts Saudis on edge

Jul 15, 2015

Iran's nuclear deal puts Saudis on edge

Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers Tuesday will make the Middle East a “more dangerous part of the world” if it comes with too many concessions, a Saudi official said, signaling gulf Arabs’ deep unease over the accord. The Saudis and their gulf allies ...

World powers reach historic nuclear deal with Iran

Jul 14, 2015

World powers reach historic nuclear deal with Iran

After 18 days of intense and often fractious negotiation, diplomats Tuesday declared that world powers and Iran had struck a landmark deal to curb Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions — an agreement designed to avert ...

Jul 14, 2015

Russian nuclear bomber crash is second in two months

A Russian nuclear bomber aircraft crashed Tuesday near the eastern city of Khabarovsk, a Russian report said, the second loss of a Tu-95 plane in the area in two months. The plane — known in NATO parlance as a “Bear bomber” — was on ...

Draft Iran deal calls for U.N. access to all sites: source

Jul 14, 2015

Draft Iran deal calls for U.N. access to all sites: source

A draft nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers calls for United Nations inspectors to have access to all suspect Iranian sites, including military locations, based on consultations between the powers and Tehran, a diplomatic source said on Tuesday. The source also said ...

Iran's supreme leader calls for continued anti-U.S. efforts

Jul 12, 2015

Iran's supreme leader calls for continued anti-U.S. efforts

As negotiators at Iran nuclear talks labored to make headway, the country’s supreme leader called Saturday for the struggle against the U.S. to continue, in comments suggesting that Tehran’s distrust of Washington will persist no matter what the outcome of the talks. The negotiations ...

Iran, powers give themselves until Monday for nuclear deal

Jul 11, 2015

Iran, powers give themselves until Monday for nuclear deal

Iran and major powers gave themselves until Monday to reach a nuclear agreement, their third extension in two weeks, as Tehran accused the West of throwing up new stumbling blocks to a deal. Both sides say there has been progress in two weeks of ...