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Hope In Geneva

Iran Talks on Rocks As Two Sides Needle Each Other:”

Still, the lack of any direct contact between American and Iranian negotiations on the second day of what is supposed to be a three-day conference was striking. American officials say the talks can be extended through the weekend if a deal was close at hand, but the talks could also come to an abrupt halt Friday if the remaining differences between the two sides can’t be bridged.

Publicly, at least, there were indications that the Iranians and their P5+1 counterparts were beginning to lose confidence in each other’s willingness to make the concessions necessary to reach a deal.

Leave it to Obama to fail to organize a surrender. ┬áBut let’s not count chickens just yet.

Posted in Foreign Policy.