Iran's Choice: Nuclear Program or Regional Influence

As nuclear talks get going in Geneva, Iran and the U.S. must decide what they are willing to risk and what they hope to gain.

The expression Israelis know so well in its Palestinian context, “The legitimate right of a people,” is now part of the official public discourse coming from Tehran. “Iran did not come to Geneva to gain extra rights or renounce rights,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a press conference on Sunday. “We will not renounce the legitimate...