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Iran, major powers begin two-month sprint toward nuclear deal
Iran, major powers begin two-month sprint toward nuclear deal

Iran and six world powers Wednesday formally began a two-month diplomatic sprint to complete a deal aimed at preventing Tehran from developing the ability to build nuclear weapons. Top diplomats from the United States, Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia met with the Iranians, and among themselves, in various combinations all day and into the evening. While both sides are eager to make a deal, their views continue to be separated by a wide gulf. The six powers arrived in Vienna without a detailed script for how they would resolve the differences. The group is moving “to a new phase in the negotiations in which we will begin pulling together” ingredients of a deal, said Michael...

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