Articles on Ellie Geranmayeh

Boost the momentum with Iran - don't slow it down (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 06 February 2014

The next few months will present some of the biggest, and at times unexpected, challenges for those advocating a political solution addressing Iran’s nuclear programme. 

Third time lucky in Geneva (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 25 November 2013

The E3+3 and Iran met for a third time in Geneva to sign an interim agreement on the future of Iran’s nuclear ambitions. While not perfect, the deal is a springboard for future negotiations and sets a solid foundation for talks between the E3+3 and Iran to continue.

French resistance to a deal with Iran: un petit problème? (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 11 November 2013

Fingers are pointing to the French for stalling a joint statement between the E3+3 and Iran over its nuclear programme. But there's still room to remain positive about the pace at which diplomacy can come to fruition in these talks.

Assessing the talks with Iran: a step towards pragmatism (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 22 October 2013

There has been consensus amongst the negotiators that the discussions had been positively led by Iran in a very different manner than previous talks. The key message from these rounds of talks is that the Iranian team provided details for their proposal rather than a vague or impractical framework.