Author Archives: Kelsey Davenport

The P5+1 and Iran Talks Are Complicated Enough Without Partisan Senate Pressure

By Kelsey Davenport In a Sept. 19 letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, 31 Republican senators requested that the administration reveal answers to very specific questions about the U.S. negotiating position on elements of a comprehensive nuclear deal … Continue reading

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Myths and Misconceptions: The Right to Enrich

By Kelsey Davenport As talks between Iran and the P5+1 (China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States) resume in New York this week, myths and misconceptions about Iran’s nuclear program still persist, and threaten to derail … Continue reading

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Myths and Realities: Iranian ICBMs?

By Jonah Aboni The Iranian nuclear program is a source for international concern. The concern genuinely stems from the suspicion that the Iranian nuclear program might not be exclusively peaceful. Consequently, the United States and its P5+1 partners (China, France, … Continue reading

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IAEA Report Shows Iran’s Nuclear Program Remains Frozen

By Kelsey Davenport Iran is making progress on the additional measures it agreed to take in July to roll back parts of its nuclear program, according to the most recent quarterly report by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). These … Continue reading

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Myths and Realities: The Role the Additional Protocol Can Play in Iran

By Jonah Aboni The negotiations by the United States and its P5+1 partners (China, France, Germany, Russia and the United Kingdom) to prevent a nuclear –armed Iran have advanced progressively toward a comprehensive deal. Hopefully an agreement will be reached … Continue reading

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Coping with Iran’s Ballistic Missiles

By Greg Thielmann Ballistic missile limits continue to receive attention as a candidate for inclusion in the ongoing Iran nuclear talks – most recently in a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on June 19. But making the case … Continue reading

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IAEA Reports Progress on Questions About Iran’s Nuclear Program, Compliance with JPoA

By Kelsey Davenport Iran is complying with the terms of an agreement made with P5+1 (United States, China, France, United Kingdom, Germany and Russia) on November 24, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) most recent quarterly report. The … Continue reading

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