Talks in Vienna to place Iran’s nuclear programme under international supervision in exchange for an end to sanctions are expected to be long. Hassan Rouhani will have a positive impact however. For Iran’s Khamenei, talks “will lead to nowhere”. For US official, they will be a “complicated, difficult and lengthy process”. Israel’s Netanyahu sees Tehran as the winner that should be punished for its “aggressive behaviour.” Still, US is prepared for confrontation and new sanctions.
IRAN - UNITED STATES - ISRAEL - Khamenei, US and Netanyahu pessimistic about Iranian nuclear talks [AN]