Top of the Agenda: Russia to Pull Nuke Experts

A day after issuing stern words to Iran about its nuclear project, Russian officials announced they would bring home Russian technicians and engineers working in Iran to help develop a large, unfinished nuclear reactor (AP).

But Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations denied news reports that Moscow had issued Tehran an “ultimatum† saying Russia’s deal to help Iran develop nuclear technology for use in civilian power plants “is on track† (MosNews).
The Asia Times looks at the implications of the Security Council taking a “time out† on Iran, as requested by the current chair, South Africa
A new Daily Analysis looks at the second round of negotiations urging Iran to suspend its uranium enrichment program.

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