Iran Nuclear Talks Extended as Region's Unrest Clogs Discussions

BASIC's executive director, Paul Ingram, was featured in an article on by Henry Meyer, Ilya Arkhipov, and Jonathan Tirone. The article covers the E3+3 (P5+1) discussions with Iran in Moscow, which ended on June 19th without any breakthroughs. Ingram was quoted as saying, "The nuclear crisis will only be resolved when Iran's role within the region is fully addressed...a conversation about Syria and Bahrain is part of that."


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With much at stake, GCC wants to participate in Iran negotiations

The Middle East has been left out of the P5+1's negotiations with Iran, and the GCC states want in. At a conference on nuclear non-proliferation in the Gulf, participants raised concerns of double standards for Iran and Israel. Gulf states view military action against Iran as a last resort, but also see the Iranian threat as a global one. Anne Penketh reports.

Iran Update: Number 150

Iran Update: Number 148

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