U.S. opposes linking Iran cooperation on Islamic State to nuclear talks

Josh Earnest answers questions at the White House in WashingtonWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States said on Monday it would refuse to seek Iran’s cooperation in fighting Islamic State forces by being more flexible in the negotiations of six world powers with Tehran on its nuclear program. Senior Iranian officials told Reuters that Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants but would like more flexibility on Iran’s uranium enrichment program in exchange. …

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