World powers making 'excessive demands' in nuclear talks: Iran

June 27, 2014 4:14 AM

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Iran has offered “rational proposals” in nuclear negotiations but “excessive demands” of the P5+1 world powers are likely to prevent agreement by the July 20 deadline, Tehran’s foreign minister said Thursday.

The five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany are trying to secure a mammoth deal by next month to reduce in scope Iran’s nuclear programme and ease fears the Islamic republic will get atomic weapons.

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