Powers warn Iran ‘now is the time’ for nuclear deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry pauses as he listens to a question from a journalist after delivering a statement on the Iran talks in Vienna, on July 5, 2015Global powers upped the pressure on Iran late Sunday warning now was "the time" to strike an elusive deal curbing its nuclear ambitions, as the US said the fate of the talks hung in the balance. US Secretary of State John Kerry stressed that after almost two years of negotiations and on the ninth day of these latest talks in Vienna "genuine progress" had been made. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and the EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini arrived back in the Austrian capital with essentially the same message ahead of Tuesday's deadline for a comprehensive deal curtailing Iran's nuclear programme.


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New details emerge about Tunisia gunman’s past

Undated image from the Tunisian branch of the Islamic State group claims to show Seifeddine Rezgui, the gunman who carried out the deadly attack in the Tunisian resort town of SousseIn an interview on Sunday, Prime Minister Habib Essid revealed more details about 23-year-old Seifeddine Rezgui, who gunned down 38 foreign tourists in the June 26 attack. "We know he was a member of a dance club and was familiar with the tourism sector, having worked in it as an events organiser," Essid told the French-language newspaper La Presse. The attack at Port El Kantaoui, north of Sousse, killed 30 Britons, three Irish nationals, two Germans, one Belgian, one Portuguese and a Russian.


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