'More time is not Iran’s friend, even if they think it is,' a senior US official said, speculating talks on a deal return may not resume until Septembe…
Were new Iranian team to believe they "can get more or give less" to return to deal, that is an illusion, US diplomat said.
Iranian delay in returning to Vienna talks could indicate Raisi team believes they can negotiate a better deal.
Iran President-Elect Raisi has sent two reps to join Iran committee reviewing Vienna negotiations to date
Iran’s election of conservative Ebrahim Raisi “does not affect our determination to try to reach a deal or the pace at which we will go about pursuing …
Among remaining hurdles, Iran seeking guarantee that U.S. won’t quit pact again
The US and Iran are not likely to overcome remaining gaps to finalize agreement on a mutual return to the nuclear pact at the next round of Vienna talks
'The point in time for taking decisions is getting closer and closer,' European diplomats.
“Progress towards reaching an understanding of what the contours of a deal would look like,” senior US diplomat.
“The latest round of talks in Vienna was positive and we saw meaningful progress,” State Department official says.
‘Now beginning to see the contours of what the final deal could look like,’ European diplomats
Extension could put 'time on the clock.'