- Interview: UN nuke chief pushback against Iran probe critics Updated: Sep-24-15 8:10 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The head of the U.N. nuclear agency pushed back on Thursday against critics questioning the wisdom of letting Iranian experts take samples meant to help determine whether their own country clandestinely worked in the past on atomic arms, saying he is convinced the process was faultless.
- UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards Updated: Sep-21-15 1:50 pm
VIENNA - The chief of the U.N. nuclear agency acknowledged Monday that samples used to determine whether Iran tried to develop a nuclear weapon were collected by the Iranians instead of agency experts, but insisted the probe stands up to strict agency standards.
- Correction: Iran-Nuclear story Updated: Sep-21-15 10:53 am
VIENNA - In a story Sept. 20 about a trip to Iran by the head of the U.N. nuclear agency, The Associated Press erroneously referred to the place he was visiting as an Iranian nuclear site. In fact, it is a military site where some believe nuclear weapons work may have occurred.
- US starts carrying out nuke deal as time expires on GOP Updated: Sep-17-15 6:52 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration began carrying out the Iran nuclear deal Thursday as time expired on Republican efforts to derail it, appointing a senior diplomat to ensure that Tehran moves further away from bomb-making capability and outlining a months-long process before Western nations will start easing economic sanctions.