Geneva Accord

Champions of the accord between the P5+1 countries and Iran claim that it has made an Israeli preemptive strike on the Iranian nuclear program less. . .

Emanuele Ottolenghi
Jan. 8 2014 12:00AM

The Obama administration may be poised to make further concessions to Iran in one-on-one negotiations. The Hollande administration remains committed to blocking them.

John Vinocur
Jan. 7 2014 12:00AM

Whatever John Kerry may believe about the Geneva accord, Iranian officials claim they signed nothing and have no plans to slow down their nuclear program.

Dec. 19 2013 12:00AM

Even without nuclear weapons, and free of economic sanctions, a resurgent Iran would pose a serious threat to regional stability.

Jay Friedel
Dec. 18 2013 12:00AM

Iran and the West do not even agree on what to call the interim understanding reached in Geneva, let alone how to interpret its terms.

Dec. 13 2013 12:00AM

Iran has a long history of pursuing provocative—and often deadly—policies during ostensible periods of conciliation with the West. This time, Saudi Arabia could be the target.

David Schenker
Dec. 12 2013 12:00AM

Historically speaking, pacts of mutual advantage involving dictatorships, like the one between the P5+1 nations and Iran, are not worth the paper they’re written on.

Victor Davis Hanson
Dec. 6 2013 12:00AM