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IAEA worried about slow progress in Iran nuclear probe: sources

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VIENNA - The U.N. nuclear watchdog is concerned about Iran's current lack of engagement with an investigation into its suspected atomic bomb research, ahead of a deadline next month for Tehran to step up cooperation, diplomatic sources said on Tuesday.

West still struggles to cut feared bomb risk in Iran nuclear talks

VIENNA - Major powers appear to have made only limited headway in making sure Iran will not be able to build an atomic bomb any time soon, underlining the uphill task they face after talks that began in February were extended by four months.

World, Davos 21 Jul 2014

Iran eliminates sensitive stockpile under interim nuclear deal: IAEA

VIENNA - Iran has moved to eliminate its most sensitive stockpile of enriched uranium gas under an interim nuclear deal reached with six world powers last year, according to a monthly update by the U.N. nuclear watchdog obtained by Reuters on Sunday.

World, Davos 20 Jul 2014

Iran warned of 'last chance' in nuclear talks after deadline missed

VIENNA - Iran faced Western pressure on Saturday to make concessions over its atomic activities after it and six world powers failed to meet a July 20 deadline for a deal to end the decade-old dispute but agreed to keep talking. | Video

World, Davos 20 Jul 2014

Iran warned of 'last chance' in nuclear talks after deadline missed

VIENNA - Iran faced Western pressure on Saturday to make concessions over its atomic activities after it and six world powers failed to meet a July 20 deadline for a deal to end the decade-old dispute but agreed to keep talking. | Video

World, Davos 19 Jul 2014

Factbox: What Iran must do, and get in return, under nuclear talks extension

VIENNA - Iran will receive $2.8 billion of its cash previously frozen abroad in return for action to limit its disputed atomic activities during a four-month extension of talks with six world powers over its nuclear program.

19 Jul 2014

Extension of Iran nuclear talks gets mixed Israeli response

JERUSALEM - Israel responded skeptically to the extension of Iranian nuclear talks with world powers on Saturday, saying it saw no cause for the optimism voiced by some Western diplomats about prospects for an accord.

World, Israel 19 Jul 2014

Ashton to 'complete' Iran talks despite EU job change: diplomat

VIENNA - World powers expect European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton to lead nuclear negotiations with Iran during a four-month extension of the talks, even though she leaves her EU job in late October, a senior Western diplomat said on Saturday.

19 Jul 2014

France says Iran faces crucial choices as nuclear talks extended

CAIRO - France said on Saturday it hoped the extension on nuclear talks between the West and Iran would convince Tehran to make the "indispensable choices" needed to reach a long term deal, but warned that major differences still remained.

World, France 19 Jul 2014

Nuclear talks extended as 'significant gaps' remain: Iran, EU

VIENNA - Iran and six world powers have agreed to a four-month extension of negotiations on a nuclear deal with Tehran after failing to meet a July 20 deadline due to "significant gaps" between the two sides, the European Union and Iran said on Saturday.

World, Davos 18 Jul 2014
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Train carrying MH17 bodies on final journey reaches Ukraine city

DONETSK Ukraine - A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in a Ukrainian government-held city on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed by their families. | Video