Iranian President Hassan Rouhani makes a statement about the UAE-Israel deal after the National Combat Board Meeting with Coronavirus in Tehran, Iran on August 15, 2020.
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Time is running out for the United States to engage in meaningful diplomacy with Iran and elections set for June could put nuclear talks on “hiatus,” according to former U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz.
“There’s probably just about 10 weeks left for some serious diplomacy,” Moniz told CNBC in an exclusive interview on Thursday. Moniz served as energy secretary during President Obama’s second term and played a key role in negotiating the 2015 nuclear deal….