EU's Ashton hopes talks with Iran can advance 'soon'

There is still diplomacy with Iran over its nuclear programme and negotiations could move forward soon, the European Union's foreign policy chief said on Monday.


"Absolutely. There is room for negotiations," Catherine Ashton said ahead of a meeting of EU foreign ministers in Luxembourg. Ashton represents six major powers in their on-and-off talks with Iran. "I do hope we will able to move forward soon with our discussions with Iran." (Reuters)