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Biden, Khamenei Hope to Sign Nuclear Deal Before Iran’s June 18 Presidential Election

The agreement would assist the incoming president in rehabilitating Iran, battered by the recession and COVID-19, but to achieve his goals, Khamenei will have to be flexible

A photo of Dr. Zvi Bar'el.
Zvi Bar'el
A photo of Dr. Zvi Bar'el.
Zvi Bar'el

“Our negotiations now are different from the ones in 2013. Now, Iran has the upper hand in negotiations. We are not talking about the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action right now. The talks about the JCPOA is over and now we are talking about how to allow the United States to return to the deal,” Iranian President Hassan Rohani was quoted by Iran’s semiofficial Mehr News Agency as saying Wednesday.

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