The head of the IAEA, Mohamed ElBaradei (photo), arrived in Tehran on Saturday to hold talks with Iranian officials. He is expected to ask Iran to open a newly disclosed uranium enrichment site in Qom to IAEA inspectors.
Hours after meeting with a delegation from the Organization of American States (OAS) in Tegucigalpa, Honduran de facto president Roberto Micheletti (photo right) he said he was ready for talks over President Manuel Zelaya’s ouster.
President Barack Obama has called on Israel and the Palestinians to relaunch formal talks on a peace process, during a three-way meeting in New York with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
After talks in Paris with international envoys on Afghanistan's future, French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner said troops will stay to secure the country until agriculture, health and education projects can take hold.
As a US deadline for Iran to respond to an offer of new nuclear talks looms, Iran's chief negotiator says Tehran has prepared an “updated nuclear proposal”. But a senior US official has dismissed the offer as containing "not a hint of substance".
Talks convene in Austria on Monday aimed at resolving a 34-year-old territorial dispute between Morocco and the Polisario Western Sahara independence movement that officials say is undermining efforts to tackle an al Qaeda-linked insurgency.
Nobel Peace Prize-winning Costa Rican President Oscar Arias is set to mediate talks Thursday between interim Honduran leader, Roberto Micheletti, and Manuel Zelaya, who was ousted from the Honduran presidential post in a June 28 coup.
180 nations are meeting in Bonn to discuss the first draft of a new global warming treaty. The draft includes several conflicting proposals to reduce carbon emissions, pointing to tough negotiations ahead.
After a marathon 12-hour bargaining session broke down in acrimony, last-chance negotiations over the future of Opel are set to take place in Berlin. But Fiat, one of the two remaining bidders, says it will not participate in the talks.