(Anti-War) Sept. 25, 2012 – Iran has again offered to halt its enrichment of uranium to 20 percent, which the United States has identified as its highest priority in the nuclear talks, in return for easing sanctions against Iran, according to Iran’s permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
Ali Asghar Soltanieh, who has conducted Iran’s negotiations with the IAEA in Tehran and Vienna, revealed in an interview with IPS that Iran had made the offer at the meeting between EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton and Iran’s leading nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili in Istanbul Sept. 19.
- IAEA denies chief to visit Iran for nuclear talks
- Iran Completing its Nuclear Activities, Says Atomic Official – Nov. 2, 2012
See my earlier diary – October Surprise, A Bogus Story About Iranian Deal. Appeared to have been written to influence the election, got no traction.