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Negotiators fail to reach nuclear deal with Iran, extend talks
Negotiators fail to reach nuclear deal with Iran, extend talks

Six world powers and Iran failed to complete a deal to curb Tehran’s nuclear program by their Monday deadline, raising new risks for a year-long diplomatic effort to resolve one of the world’s most urgent security challenges. Despite six days of almost nonstop high level meetings in Vienna, ministers from the seven countries acknowledged early Monday that they were unable to agree on core issues in the talks, and decided to extend the discussions by up to seven months. “We have made progress, but we need more time to finish the job,” a senior Western official said. The diplomats have set a new deadline of March 1 for a political agreement to resolve the final...

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