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Iran Nuclear Agreement… Now What?

April 3, 2015
Indira Lakshmanan | Bloomberg News
Iran and world powers agreed on the main outlines of an accord today, inching closer to ending a decade-old nuclear standoff. Bloomberg’s Indira Lakshmanan reports on “Taking Stock.”
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Barack Obama's next job: Sell the Iran deal

April 3, 2015
Michael Crowley, Edward-Isaac Dovere | POLITICO
It’s either this or war. That’s the argument the White House is preparing to make to convince members of Congress, Americans and foreign allies that the framework announced Thursday is the best way to check Iran’s nuclear program.
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A Foreign Policy Gamble by Obama at a Moment of Truth

April 3, 2015
Peter Baker | The New York Times
On the day he took office, President Obama reached out to America’s enemies, offering in his first inaugural address to “extend a hand if you are willing to unclench your fist.” More than six years later, he has arrived at a moment of truth in testing that proposition with one of the nation’s most intransigent adversaries.
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Iran Agrees to Framework of Nuclear Deal

April 2, 2015
David Sanger, Michael Gordon | The New York Times
Iran and the world powers said here Thursday that they had reached a surprisingly specific and comprehensive general understanding about the next steps in limiting Tehran’s nuclear program, though Western officials said many details needed to be resolved before a final agreement in June.
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Is the nuclear deal ‘too big to fail’ for both the U.S. and Iran?

April 1, 2015
No deal was reached over Iran’s nuclear program on Wednesday, but talks seemed to be headed into yet another day, with Iran and the U.S. each indicating it’s up to the other to bridge the gap. Gwen Ifill gets an update on the negotiations from Indira Lakshmanan of Bloomberg News.
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As Nuclear Talks Drag On, U.S. and Iran Find It Harder to Hear Each Other

April 1, 2015
David Sanger | The New York Times
As the nuclear negotiations dragged into overtime here on Tuesday, some uniquely American and Iranian political sensitivities were permeating the marathon negotiating sessions, leading many to wonder whether two countries that have barely spoken for 35 years are just not ready to overcome old suspicions.
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Preliminary Nuclear Deal With Iran Appears Close, but Tough Issues May Wait

March 31, 2015
David Sanger, Michael Gordon | The New York Times
With a deadline just hours away, negotiators from the United States, Iran and five other nations appeared on Tuesday to move closer to a preliminary political accord to limit Tehran’s nuclear program. There were signs, however, that several of the most difficult issues would be deferred for a final agreement in three months.
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In Iran talks, failure is an option

March 31, 2015
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
Obama officials have said the odds of an Iran nuclear deal are no more than 50-50.
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U.S. Says Shipping Uranium Out of Iran Is Still Part of Possible Nuclear Deal

March 30, 2015
David Sanger, Michael Gordon | The New York Times
American officials said on Monday that they were still negotiating with their Iranian counterparts on one of the main issues remaining in their efforts to reach a deal on Iran’s nuclear program — how to dispose of Iran’s big nuclear stockpile — and that shipping the atomic fuel out of the country was still a possibility.
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