A diplomacy-driven U.S. approach to Iran can, at minimum, cultivate a far better environment for the Iranian people to push for democratic change in their country.
Shah of Iran made same arguments as Islamic government that would eventually replace him.
The Iran deal offers a chance for the West to engage with the countries of the South Caucasus.
The Israeli premier's strident alarmism has failed to offer an alternative that would improve Israel's safety.
The Iran nuke deal must not lead to dropping our guard against the Russian nuclear threat.
Despite the deal, Iran will not change its anti-Western foreign policy.
In return for lifting U.S., EU and U.N. sanctions, Iran will be subjected to long-term curbs on a nuclear program.
To renege on the agreement would damage the U.S.'s credibility and its future capacity to act.
Iran has hanged more than 650 people already this year and is one of the world's largest prisons for journalists and bloggers.
"The strange inspection arrangement in the agreement will allow the Iranians to lie and cheat."
Foreign ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia arrived Sunday to make a push to meet Tuesday's deadline for an Iranian nuclear agreement.
Alongside monitoring trade, the financial sector has a key role to play—if its rules are set right.
Tehran's top nuclear negotiator hopes diplomacy resuming this week will yield results before a self-imposed deadline for a final deal to curtail Iran's atomic program expires at the end of June.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia, on Tuesday to discuss Ukraine and other issues, the United States said on Monday.
"Look, the president needs to sell this to the American people, and Congress needs to be involved," said Senator Bob Corker.
Convincing Congress to accept the Iran nuclear framework agreement will be a daunting political challenge for Obama.
By playing nice on Iran, Russia hopes to strengthen its hand on Ukraine.
Iran has already destroyed its weapons-grade uranium and halted the Arak nuclear plant.
Iran's foreign minister on Thursday suggested that a 10-year freeze on some aspects of the country's nuclear program might be acceptable.
The accusation intensified tensions before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's contentious March visit to Washington.