US still hopes for Iran nuclear deal in Geneva: White House

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The United States said on Friday it still hopes that negotiations in Geneva will reach an accord on Iran's nuclear programme.

"We hope that an agreement can be reached," said White House spokesman Jay Carney. "The Iranians decided they were not able come to an agreement in the previous round, but we remain hopeful that we can reach an agreement with all of our P-5 plus one allies and the Iranians in Geneva."