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Iran

  • Arms Control Today
    May 1, 2014

    A senior Iranian official said Tehran and six world powers are near an agreement on the future of a controversial heavy-water reactor in Iran.

  • Press Room
    April 11, 2014
  • Arms Control Today
    April 1, 2014

    Iran and six world powers held talks on a comprehensive deal on Iran’s nuclear program, with both sides afterward describing the talks as “constructive.”

  • Arms Control Today
    March 4, 2014

    Iran and six world powers agreed on a framework to guide negotiations of a comprehensive deal on Tehran’s nuclear program.

  • Arms Control Today
    March 4, 2014

    Iran agreed to provide the International Atomic Energy Agency with information on its past development of a detonator that can be used for nuclear weapons.

  • Arms Control Today
    March 3, 2014

    Last month, negotiators from the United States, its P5+1 partners (China, France, Germany, Russia, and the United Kingdom), and Iran agreed to a framework for talks on a “comprehensive solution that would ensure Iran’s nuclear programme will be exclusively peaceful.”

  • Issue Briefs
    February 26, 2014

    Last week, negotiators from the United States, its "P5+1" partners (China, France, Germany, Russia, and the United Kingdom), and Iran agreed to a framework and timetable to guide the talks on a "comprehensive solution that would ensure Iran's nuclear programme will be exclusively peaceful."

  • Fact Sheets & Briefs
    January 21, 2014

    January 2014

  • Fact Sheets & Briefs
    January 21, 2014

    January 2014

  • Issue Briefs
    January 13, 2014

    In nuclear negotiations, as in medicine, the first principle is: "Do no harm." Yet a bill authored by Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and co-sponsored by 58 of his colleagues, threatens to pull the plug on the patient just as the Iran nuclear negotiations are entering their most delicate phase.

  • Arms Control Today
    January 9, 2014

    A bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation that would impose further sanctions on Iran, an approach opposed by the Obama administration.

  • Arms Control Today
    January 9, 2014

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said an agreement on Tehran’s nuclear program would remove the justification for NATO missile defenses.

  • Arms Control Today
    January 9, 2014

    Iran and a group of six world powers could begin implementing an initial six-month agreement on Tehran’s controversial nuclear program as soon as January 20.

  • Issue Briefs
    January 8, 2014

    The "Iran Nuclear Weapon Free Act" (S. 1881), introduced in the Senate on December 19 by Sens. Menendez (D-N.J.) and Kirk (R-Ill.), threatens to derail the breakthrough agreement that Iran and the P5+1 reached in Geneva on November 24 that will pause Iran's most worrisome nuclear activities in exchange for limited and reversible sanctions relief.

  • Arms Control Today
    December 4, 2013

    In a preliminary accord, Iran agreed to halt some of its nuclear activities in return for some sanctions relief. Reactions on Capitol Hill and in the Middle East were divided.