Rice threatens more sanctions if no serious answer from Iran

Speaking to reporters on her way to Abu Dhabi Monday, July 21, US secretary of state Condoleezza Rice warned Tehran of more bilateral American, as well as UN, sanctions for failing to come up with a “serious answer” to the incentives offered by the six powers Saturday by the two-week deadline they laid down.
America’s third-ranking diplomat William Burns attended the talks in Geneva alongside officials from the five permanent UN Security Council members and Germany with Iran’s nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili. Tehran later reiterated its refusal to give up uranium enrichment.
On July 8, DEBKA-Net-Weekly and debkafile‘s analysts first disclosed the developments leading up to Washington’s decision to take part in the Geneva encounter. To read this report click HERE

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