World powers see progress in Iran nuke talks

Feb 20, 2014, 1:14 PM EST
ranian children build model centrifuges out of styrofoam and glue in a competition beneath a banner reading 'Nuclear scientists of the next generation,' as Iranians stage a mass rally to mark the 35th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution on February 11, 2014 in Tehran, Iran.
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Analysts remain dubious that Iran and world powers will finalize a deal to ease economic sanctions in exchange for a reduction in nuclear activity by the end of July as planned, but envoys were nonetheless able to agree on the broad contours of the discussions in Vienna this week. 


World powers and Iran make 'good start' towards nuclear accord [Reuters]

Agree on framework for talks [NYTimes]