European powers blame Iran for ‘undermining opportunity’ for nuclear diplomacy

Britain, France and Germany ‘strongly urge’ Tehran to halt uranium metal production activities; analysts say narrow window of opportunity exists to bring US back into deal PARIS, France  — Iran risks losing the chance to fully realize the 2015 deal reducing sanctions in exchange for…

Iran rejects talks after Macron says ‘very short time’ to stop it getting nukes

French leader tells Saudi TV any new nuclear negotiations will be ‘very strict,’ must include Riyadh; Tehran warns France against ‘hasty and ill-considered positions’ Iran on Saturday warned France to avoid “hasty and ill-considered positions,” after French President Emmanuel Macron was reported to say any…

French Holocaust memorial vandalized on remembrance day

‘Uighurs 2021=Jews 1941’ and ‘Uighur lives matter’ scrawled on wall etched with the names of tens of thousands of French victims of the Holocaust Vandals painted graffiti on France’s Holocaust Memorial ahead of international commemorations of the Nazi slaughter of millions of Jews. The Israeli…

Dutch mayor warns the country is heading for ‘civil war’ following violent anti-curfew protests as France and Italy admit they’re facing ANOTHER Covid-19 lockdown

Europe is in the midst of Covid chaos as countries race to tighten their restrictions amid high case numbers  France due decide on a third national lockdown this week; Italy’s top medic has also called for new shutdown Meanwhile the continent’s vaccine program is in…

Biden speaks with Macron, agrees to coordinate on Iran nuclear deal

Two leaders also in agreement on climate change and how to fight coronavirus; US president has indicated willingness to rejoin atomic deal, while Israel urges significant changes PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron and new US President Joe Biden agreed Sunday to coordinate on Middle…

European powers press Iran to back off latest nuclear move

BERLIN (AP) — Germany, France and Britain pressed Iran on Saturday to back off the latest planned violation of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, saying that Tehran has “no credible civilian use” for uranium metal. The International Atomic Energy Agency said Thursday Iran…

Germany, France call for 2-states at 67-line, prior to Biden presidency

Jordan, Egypt, France, Germany denounce Jewish building over green-line. The United States has an important role to play in relaunching an Israeli-Palestinian peace process that would create a two-state resolution to the conflict at the pre-1967 lines, the Munich Group said in advance of US…

Egypt, Germany, France, Jordan meet on reviving Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

European foreign ministers sit down in Cairo ahead of Biden taking office, seeking to build on ‘positive regional context’ of Israel’s normalization deals with Arab states Egypt on Monday hosted the foreign ministers of Germany, France and Jordan to discuss ways to revive peace talks…