McCain Blames Snowstorm for Letter to Iran March 16, 2015 Watch Laicie Heeley on MSNBC’s “The Ed Show” as she discusses the letter written by 47 GOP Senators to the leaders of Iran in a last-ditch effort to scuttle nuclear negotiations. Click here to watch the interview on MSNBC.
Iranian politics ahead of Netanyahu trip February 27, 2015 Watch Laicie Heeley on MSNBC’s The Ed Show as she discusses Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming speech to Congress and the ramifications this could have on the negotiations to prevent a nuclear-armed Iran. Click here to listen to Laicie’s interview on MSNBC.
Negotiations with Iran are set to resume in Geneva on January 18, and with a new deadline for an agreement looming, returning lawmakers are poised to make a move toward additional sanctions. Republicans may choose to hold off until signs of a breakdown in negotiations have surfaced, but others have suggested that a bill could move more quickly.
Optimism over Iran Talks Easier to Find in Tehran than in Washington November 18, 2014 By Indira A.R. Lakshmanan Laicie Heeley, director of Middle East and defense policy at the Center for Arms Control and Nonproliferation in Washington, is one of few U.S. analysts who express optimism that a deal may be reached by next […]
Iran Nuclear Talks: How Turkey is Quietly Influencing Both Sides November 14, 2014 By Erin Banco The nuclear talks between the United States, Russia, China, United Kingdom and France, plus Germany, P5+1, and Iran will conclude on Nov. 24 either with a full agreement or a short extension to continue the talks, and many experts […]