Adrian Pabst

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Iran has informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) – the UN’s nuclear watchdog – in a letter that it is building a second uranium enrichment plant.

At the G20 Pittsburgh summit, the US, France and the UK will accuse Tehran of building a secret nuclear weapons capability and threaten further UN sanctions. This will ratchet up tensions and trigger renewed speculation that Israel might launch a pre-emptive strike.

So far, US-led efforts to increase pressure on Iran have failed in large part because of Russia’s hostile stance in the UN security council. During Vladimir Putin’s presidency (2000-08), Russia repeatedly opposed more punitive measures against Iran.…  Seguir leyendo »