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Iranians Appear To Be Ratcheting Up Hostage Diplomacy

The arrests of two Europeans and a death sentence were announced just as a EU coordinator for the nuclear talks was landing at Tehran.

Iran's top nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani, left, and the European Union coordinator of talks to revive Iran's nuclear accord, Enrique Mora, May 11, 2022. Iranian Foreign Ministry via AP

Iran's top nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani, left, and the European Union coordinator of talks to revive Iran's nuclear accord, Enrique Mora, May 11, 2022. Iranian Foreign Ministry via AP

BENNY AVNI

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

05:01:03 pm

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BENNY AVNI

Benny Avni is a columnist who has published in the New York Post, WSJOpinion, The Daily Beast, Newsweek, Israel Radio, Ha’Aretz, and others. Once New York Sun, always New York Sun.

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