Iran says ‘narrowing some differences’ in nuclear talks



VIENNA–Iran’s lead negotiator in nuclear talks with world powers said both sides were inching closer on some issues as they sought Wednesday to intensify discussions on reaching a definitive agreement before a July deadline. “On certain questions we have narrowed our differences,” Abbas Araqchi told Iranian media late Tuesday after a first day of talks in Vienna that were expected to wrap up later Wednesday. The negotiations remained however “difficult and complicated,” Mehr news agency quoted Araqchi as saying.