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WASHINGTON (VOANEWS.COM) — As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Western envoys meet with Iran's foreign minister, part of a renewed push to get Iran to agree to a deal on its nuclear program, lawmakers in Washington are watching closely.

By Terry Atlas
Iran may achieve the “critical capability” to process low-enriched uranium into material for a nuclear weapon without detection by international inspectors by mid-2014, according to a report by a research group.

The Russian daily Kommersant reports from a Russian foreign ministry source that President Vladimir Putin will have his first trip to Tehran since 2007 on August 12 to discuss restarting the P5+1 nuclear talks on Iran’s nuclear program. The visit is scheduled for nine days after Hassan Rowhani formally takes office on Aug. 3.  Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said: "I cannot so far confirm this".

AFP - An exiled Iranian opposition group claimed on Thursday to have evidence of a hidden nuclear site located in tunnels beneath a mountain near the town of Damavand, 70 kilometres (44 miles) northeast of Tehran.

French Parliament TV website - The French President Francoise Hollande on Sunday stressed on the urgency and firm necessity to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons and said he will be going to the Middle East in the “coming months”.

INU - President Hollande’s warning regarding the need to prevent the Iranian regime from acquiring a nuclear bomb, must turn into a firm policy against the Iranian regime by the Security Council

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