Proliferation

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Round Three with Iran

As a new round of sanctions against Iran approaches, it remains uncertain if the measures will be tough enough or able to persuade Tehran to suspend its nuclear program.

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Iran Grapples with Nuclear Issue

Iran appears to be headed for another showdown with the West over its nuclear program. Meanwhile, an eighteen-year-old letter from Ayatollah Khomeini is generating debate inside Iran about the proper path for resolving the nuclear issue.

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Iran's Leader Makes the Rounds

The UN visit of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his multiple meetings and media appearances seem to have temporarily taken the steam out of U.S. efforts to isolate him. The start of the UN General Assembly session has been notable for the level of anti-American invective by speakers.

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