Thomas Erdbrink
Staff Writer

Thomas Erdbrink formerly covered the Islamic Republic of Iran for The Washington Post . Before that, he reported extensively in the region, covering the war in Iraq and other conflicts.

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Diplomats struggle with internal differences ahead of Iran talks

Diplomats struggle with internal differences ahead of Iran talks

As pressure increases on Iran to give up nuclear weapons ambitions, splits emerge over how to structure a deal with the Islamic republic.

Iran says it captured ‘terrorist team’

Iran says it captured ‘terrorist team’

Intelligence Ministry said security forces arrested an Israeli-backed “terrorist team” days before nuclear talks with world powers.

Iran nuclear talks set for this week

Iran nuclear talks set for this week

World powers are expected to press Iran to accept curbs on its nuclear program that would make it more difficult for the country to build a nuclear weapon.

Iranians not encouraging on nuclear talks

Iranians not encouraging on nuclear talks

Iranian politicians and analysts are offering a gloomy assessment of upcoming nuclear talks with the United States and other world powers, insisting that Iran will not agree to any significant cuts to its nuclear program.