Iran nuclear deal to "protect the world" still faces big hurdles as Kerry meets Zarif in Switzerland

March 16, 2015 9:20 AM

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Iran nuclear deal to "protect the world" still faces big hurdles as Kerry meets Zarif in Switzerland

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- The United States and Iran are plunging back into negotiations in a bid to end a decades-long standoff that has raised the specter of an Iranian nuclear arsenal, a new atomic arms race in the Middle East and even a U.S. or Israeli military intervention.

Two weeks out from a deadline for a framework accord, some officials said the awesomeness of the diplomatic task meant negotiators would likely settle for an announcement that they've made enough progress to justify further talks.

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