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The Obama administration is seeking the right deal with Iran
The Obama administration is seeking the right deal with Iran

The negotiating endgame with Iran is upon us. What terms are acceptable? U.N. Security Council resolutions dating to 2006 have demanded that Iran suspend its enrichment of uranium, which can be used for bomb making as well as electricity. Israel and many of its supporters in Congress insist that Iran be left with no enrichment capability whatsoever, a hard line that will doom an agreement. The Obama administration and its negotiating partners — China, France, Germany, Russia and Britain — have shifted from suspension to allowing enrichment for electricity under observable constraints. In 2013, Iran agreed to suspend enrichment above 5% and to blend down or convert its...

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