U.S. Delegation Travel to Geneva for Talks With Iran on Its Nuclear Program

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 3, 2014


Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns, Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman, and Senior Advisor Jacob J. Sullivan will meet with Iranian officials in Geneva on September 4-5. These bilateral consultations will take place in the context of the P5+1 nuclear negotiations led by EU High Representative Cathy Ashton.

U.S. Delegation to the Consultations with Iranian officials in Geneva:

The Honorable William J. Burns, Deputy Secretary of State

The Honorable Wendy R. Sherman, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs

Mr. Jacob J. Sullivan, Senior Advisor

Ambassador Brooke D. Anderson, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State and the Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs on Iran Negotiations

Mr. James Timbie, Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security

Mr. Paul Irwin, Director for Nonproliferation, National Security Council

Mr. Christopher Backemeyer, Director for Iran, National Security Council

Mr. Richard Nephew, Principal Deputy Coordinator for Sanctions Policy

Mr. Eytan Fisch, Assistant Director for Policy, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury

Ms. Julia Jacoby, Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, Department of State

Mr. Matan Chorev, Special Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of State, Department of State