UN nuclear watchdog to soften Iran resolution, as gesture to China and Russia

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

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UN nuclear watchdog to soften Iran resolution, as gesture to China and Russia

IAEA to issue more moderate condemnation, despite recent report revealing that Iran is working toward developing nuclear weapons.

A new resolution on Iran drafted by the International Atomic Energy Agency only moderately condemns the Islamic Republic's nuclear defiance, softening the body's recent damning report revealing that Tehran was working toward developing atomic weapons.
The new resolution was drafted as a concession to China and Russia, which are balking at international efforts to toughen sanctions against Tehran….