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The Iran Nuclear Agreement: Is It a Good Deal?

October 2015 — The Iran nuclear agreement was concluded in Vienna on July 14, 2015, after years of negotiations between a group of six nations (the United States, the United Kingdom, Russia, China, France, and Germany) and the government of Iran. Following approval from the UN Security Council and U.S. Congress, the Iranian parliament consented to the deal on October 4. This issue of Peace Policy explores the framework of the deal and the implications of alternative options for engaging with Iran.