Tag Archives: Talks

Iran agrees to resume nuclear talks

Iran said Wednesday that it would resume talks with world powers on its nuclear development program at the end of November. There has been no confirmation of new negotiations from other parties to the 2015 international pact, which aims to curb Iran’s development of nuclear weapons. The agreement originally covered …

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Iranian Official On Nuclear Talks, Afghanistan, US

Iran said Monday that nuclear negotiations with world powers would continue “in the next few days” in Brussels. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said talks last week between the EU’s top foreign policy official Enrique Mora and Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri were constructive and would continue. Iran …

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Biden to Meet Pope and Attend Talks on Climate Change in Europe

US President Joe Biden plans to meet Pope Francis at the Vatican later this month, the White House said Thursday. “They will discuss working together in efforts based on respect for fundamental human dignity, including ending the COVID-19 pandemic, addressing the climate crisis, and caring for the poor,” the White …

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India, China military talks to ease tensions at the border fail

Talks between Indian and Chinese military commanders to withdraw troops from key disputed areas along their border have ended in a stalemate and failed to defuse a 17-month confrontation that has sometimes led to deadly clashes, the two sides said Monday. As the stalemate continues, both countries will keep troops …

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Top US Officials Ready for Security Talks with Mexico

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken turned his focus to security talks with Mexico after seeking to calm relations with US ally France. After a Thursday stopover in California, Blinken joined Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Attorney General Merrick Garland in Mexico City for what the State Department calls …

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US Secretary of State: Talks with France Positive

Foreign Minister Antony Blinken is in Paris to attend the Organization for Economic Co -operation and Development (OECD) ministerial meetings on Tuesday (5/10) and Wednesday (6/10). In addition to attending this OECD meeting, Blinken is also working to repair strained US and French relations after a security pact between the …

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US Secretary of State Ends Visit to France with OECD Talks

After working to improve US-French relations, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken concludes a visit to Paris on Wednesday (6/10) with the final day of ministerial-level talks at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Blinken highlighted several challenges while speaking at the opening of the meeting Tuesday, which …

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Australia Reacts, EU Postpones Trade Talks Amid Dispute

Australia’s finance minister said he saw the “value” of free trade talks between the European Union and Australia being postponed after a dispute arose over Canberra’s decision to cancel a multi-million-euro French submarine contract, an EU official said. Treasury Secretary Simon Birmingham said people should not “over-interpret.” “These are trade …

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Iran, Saudi Hold New Round of Talks in Iraq

Two rival nations, Saudi Arabia and Iran, have met again in Iraq, local sources said Wednesday, while talks aimed at easing tensions have continued under Iran’s ultraconservative President Ebrahim Raisi. Iran and Saudi Arabia, who are at loggerheads in various Middle East conflicts, have been in high-level talks since April …

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