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U.S., Iranian officials to hold nuclear talks in Geneva next week
U.S., Iranian officials to hold nuclear talks in Geneva next week

With nuclear talks stalled and a deadline approaching, a delegation of top U.S. officials will confer with Iranian counterparts at a hastily organized two-day meeting in Geneva next week, officials announced early Saturday. Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns and White House foreign policy aide Jacob Sullivan are joining Undersecretary of State Wendy Sherman and her regular contingent of negotiating specialists to meet the Iranians on Monday and Tuesday in Switzerland, officials said. The meetings come “at an important juncture of the negotiations, and they will give us a timely opportunity to exchange views,” a senior administration official said in a statement....

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