URGENT ¥¥¥ EU wants 'concrete progress' in Iran nuclear talks Feb 26

EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton confirmed Tuesday that world powers would hold talks with Iran on its contested nuclear drive on February 26 and said she hoped to see "concrete progress".

Confirming the fresh round of talks in Kazakhstan, the first since June last year, Ashton's office said in a statement that "she hopes that the talks will be productive and that concrete progress can be made".