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Iran’s Hardline President-Elect Toes Line, Demands Sanctions End

  • U.S. penalties against him personally could complicate matters
  • Last round of nuclear talks in Vienna yielded no breakthrough
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Iran Elects Hardliner as Nuclear Talks Enter Critical Phase
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Iran’s hardline president-elect demanded an end to American sanctions on his country and Washington’s fully compliant return to the 2015 nuclear accord, suggesting in his first official news conference that he’ll maintain the current administration’s efforts to preserve the deal.