Rob Malley

US, Iran eye release of detainees, unfreezing of assets in indirect talks to cool tensions

US, Iran eye release of detainees, unfreezing of assets in indirect talks to cool tensions

  • US State Department spokesman Matt Miller denied there was any deal with Iran, but said Washington wanted Tehran to de-escalate tensions and curb its nuclear program
  • “Call it whatever you want ... both sides want to prevent further escalation,” Reuters quotes Iranian official as saying
By Reuters ·

Special US-GCC meetings in Riyadh seek to counter Iranian threats

US-GCC meetings in Riyadh seek to counter Iranian threats

By RAY HANANIA ·