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July 04, 2015 - 11:52 GMT
As Tuesday's deadline looms ahead, senior diplomats in Vienna race to reach an Iran nuclear accord.
A file picture shows a view of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna. (AFP/Joe Klamar)
July 02, 2015 - 06:22 GMT
IAEA Chief Yukiya Amano traveled to Tehran Wednesday to discuss a probe of alleged nuclear weapons research, a key part of Iran's deal with six world powers.
Tourists walk on a platform at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital on a luxury train from Budapest on Oct. 27, 2014. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
July 02, 2015 - 01:09 GMT
France signed an agreement Wednesday to redevelop three railway stations in Iran, marking a return of European companies.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and US Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (not pictured) at a hotel in Vienna, Austria on July 1, 2015 (AFP/Carlos Barria)
July 01, 2015 - 17:12 GMT
Secretary of State John Kerry expressed optimism during a break in the first day of the talks since the deadline was extended.
Only nine days after the Israeli Foreign Ministry withdrew its satirical cartoon mocking foreign correspondents, it created another cartoon comparing Iran with Daesh. (YouTube)
July 01, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Thought you had seen the last of Israel's cartoons?
President Obama addressed reporters from the East Room of the White House on Tuesday. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 19:25 GMT
As sides work to reach comprehensive deal, US president says that Iranian comments suggest Tehran may be straying from framework, and if so, he will walk away from negotiations.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and US Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman (2ndL) wait at the start of a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (2ndR) at the international discussion on nuclear policy in Vienna, Austria, on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Carlos Barria)
June 30, 2015 - 14:02 GMT
Diplomats at the international nuclear talks in Vienna said the deadline for the agreement with Iran has been pushed back to July 9.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius walks with others during a break in a meeting with world powers seeking to pin down a nuclear deal with Iran at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel, on March 31, 2015 in Lausanne. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
June 30, 2015 - 08:03 GMT
France is ready to travel to Tehran in the event of a signed nuclear agreement with the US.
Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad tours centrifuges in a nuclear facility in the Islamic republic of Iran. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
World powers have "worked out a process that we believe will ensure that the IAEA has the access it needs" to all sites related to Iran's nuclear program.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and US Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman meet with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini (unseen) at a hotel in Vienna on June 28, 2015
June 29, 2015 - 18:07 GMT
One day before the self-imposed deadline, US Secretary of State John Kerry says it is still too soon to tell if a comprehensive nuclear deal with Iran is within reach.
Delegates attend a signing ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. (AFP/Takaki Yajima)
June 29, 2015 - 16:37 GMT
Nine nations in the Middle East are founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.