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Russian and Chinese officials headed to Iran on Friday hoping to persuade it to accept a compromise proposal over its nuclear program that could avert the threat of U.N. sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
By Lada Yevgrashina BAKU (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he still saw a chance of Russia striking a deal with Iran, which could defuse an international crisis over Tehran's nuclear ambitions and boost Moscow's international profile.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Iranian nuclear negotiators were poised to leave Moscow on Tuesday with no word of any progress on Moscow's proposal to enrich Iranian uranium on Russian soil, the Interfax news agency said.
By Meg Clothier MOSCOW (Reuters) - Iranian and Russian officials meet in Moscow on Monday to discuss a compromise deal that may be the last chance to defuse the row over Tehran's nuclear programme before Western governments seek sanctions.
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