Europe Iran nuclear talks: EU diplomacy finds a stronger voice

Negotiators failed to meet today's deadline for a nuclear deal. But an EU foreign policy entity created just three years ago has proved more effective than its critics expected. 

By , Staff writer

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High-stakes talks on Iran’s nuclear program ended today without a deal. But for the European Union, the agreement to extend talks and set new deadline may mark a turning point for its young foreign policy arm – an entity that many had dismissed as ineffective.