Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Coalition of Think Tanks to Host Talks on Iran Nuclear Deal

A coalition of think tanks will be hosting three discussions about the Iran nuclear negotiations to coincide with the last three rounds of the talks.

The first event, titled "The Rubik's Cube of a Final Agreement," will be held May 13 at the US Institute of Peace (USIP) and will explore 10 issues that need to be resolved in the negotiations.

The coalition includes: USIP, RAND Corp., Wilson Center, Center for a New American Security (CNAS), and Stimson Center.  It also includes Partnership for a Secure America, Ploughshares Fund, and staff from Brookings and the Center for Non-Proliferation Studies.

The other two discussions will be held on June 10 and July 8.  The deadline the P5+1 countries have set for reaching a nuclear agreement with Iran in July 20, 2014.