Iran's nuclear program: Cautious optimism over deal as deadline extended
November 25 , 2014
The United States and Iran said they were confident of reaching an agreement over Tehran's nuclear program after they agreed to a seven months’ extension to the negotiations, according to media reports.
Hassan Rouhani, Iran’s president, indicated that a deal was not far, but John Kerry, the US secretary of state, cautioned that disagreement over several points remained.
Six key world powers want Tehran to put a lid on its nuclear program before sanctions on Iran are lifted.