Nuclear deal with Iran 'close', says France


Foreign minister Laurent Fabius says world powers 'not far' from striking a nuclear deal with Iran, days after France blocked an initial accord.

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French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday that an agreement between Western powers and Iran to limit the Islamic Republic’s nuclear programme was “not far”, after he was the target of both praise and condemnation over negotiations that stalled over the weekend, reports FRANCE 24.