Rapid Reaction to the Iran Nuclear Deal


by Mitchell Plitnick These are my initial thoughts on the deal struck between the P5+1 (the U.S., Britain, France, China, and Russia plus Germany) and Iran. They come after a few hours of watching the speeches, reading the briefings from… Continue Reading  

Official 4-Page Iran Nuclear Deal “Joint Plan of Action”


Joint Plan of Action                                                                        … Continue Reading  

Historic Iran Deal Aimed At Final Nuclear Resolution


by Jasmin Ramsey via IPS News A momentous agreement over Iran’s nuclear programme was officially announced shortly before 3:00 am local time via Twitter by the spokesperson for EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton, Michael Mann, on Nov. 24 following… Continue Reading  

Will Bibi Cool It?

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and US Secretary of State John Kerry

by Jim Lobe After listening to the various statements, press conferences, and background briefings by “senior administration officials,” and initial reactions that followed tonight’s announcement about the interim accord between the P5+1 and Iran, it occurred to me that Israeli… Continue Reading  

Zarif: Iran Nuclear Talks Have Entered “Serious Stage”


by Jasmin Ramsey Geneva — Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said this morning that it’s too soon to say whether an agreement would be signed but the arrival of his P5+1 (U.S., Britain, France, China, and Russia plus Germany)… Continue Reading