Peter Kenyon appears in the following:
Thursday, August 11, 2022
It's taking longer than expected but there's still an effort to revive the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. The talks include Russia, China, France, Britain, Germany, the U.S. and Iran.
Wednesday, August 03, 2022
Turkey is part of NATO and keeps close ties with the West, but its president is on the way to Russia with some very specific requests.
Wednesday, July 20, 2022
If it's summer in Iran, that means women are under more scrutiny than usual as police seek to ensure that modest Islamic dress codes are being followed. But this summer has seen a backlash.
Monday, July 11, 2022
Climate change is posing challenges to vineyards in Turkey, endangering the future of an ancient industry.
Sunday, July 10, 2022
It looks like commitments by Sweden and Finland to fight militant groups brought Turkey to drop objections to those countries joining NATO. But it's still not quite a closed issue in Turkey.
Wednesday, July 06, 2022
Many people in Turkey are growing increasingly weary of hosting the millions of Syrian refugees that have been there for years — but the Syrians have no place to go.
Saturday, July 02, 2022
Climate change is posing challenges to vintners in Turkey, endangering the future of an ancient industry.
Wednesday, June 08, 2022
Possible Turkish naval escorts for grain ships coming from Ukraine and going around the world could be under discussion when Russia's foreign minister visits Turkey.
Friday, June 03, 2022
The Turkish government is asking that the country be called by its Turkish name, a change which the United Nations has now adopted.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Sweden and Finland officially applied to join NATO, but Turkey's president may oppose their acceptance into the military alliance. There is an international push to resolve Turkey's objections.
Thursday, May 05, 2022
For weeks, talks between world powers and Iran over reviving the 2015 nuclear deal have been stalled — partly because of the war in Ukraine. But they're still a priority and could go either way.
Thursday, April 28, 2022
The recent violence at the most sensitive site in Jerusalem puts Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in difficult positions.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
Russia and Ukraine say they're starting up peace talks — after many failed tries in various locales — in Istanbul. What do both sides want from the talks, and why is Turkey playing mediator?
Saturday, March 26, 2022
Two Russian journalists talk about how they had to flee suddenly to Turkey amid the crackdown on press freedoms at home.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Russian tourists are usually a major presence and economic boon to Turkey's coastline. But local merchants worry that they might not be arriving this summer after Russia invaded Ukraine.
Thursday, March 03, 2022
Talks over the Iran nuclear deal seem to be coming to a head — either with an agreement or without one. The aim is to bring the U.S. and Iran into compliance with the agreement Trump pulled out of.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Negotiators from Iran, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia and China are working in Vienna to restore the Iran nuclear agreement. Participants say they are closer than ever to reaching a deal.
Wednesday, February 02, 2022
As the Russia-Ukraine crisis builds, Turkey is in a tough spot. It's a NATO ally that doesn't want to endanger ties with Russia — including the tourist economy from visiting Russians.
Tuesday, February 01, 2022
Long-time adversaries Turkey and Armenia are talking about opening their border to more trade and travel. But it doesn't look like all the issues of the past will be dealt with yet.
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
As talks continue to try to restart the deal that put limits on Iran's nuclear program, there's a flurry of diplomatic meetings. Iran wants the U.S. to guarantee it'll stick to the deal this time.