Iran's Nuclear Weapons

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Rejecting appeals from Germany, France and Britain, Iran has resumed its effort to produce enriched uranium, which can be used for both nuclear reactors and atom bombs. Nobody-s calling for pre-emptive action yet, but Bush administration hardliners are hinting about -destabilizing- the Islamic regime. Meantime, Iran-s Defense Minister warned today that his generals might strike first if they see a threat from the US or Israel. Iran is accused of supporting terrorists, upsetting its neighbors and building nuclear weapons. Will the US demand economic sanctions from the United Nations? Will the European allies go along? Would negotiation work better than confrontation? Warren Olney considers the best way to avoid a crisis with experts on Iran, weapons of mass destruction and disarmament, and a former Middle East specialist for the CIA.
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Baldauf's article on organizing a delegation to enter the Imam Ali Shrine

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Iran


Brin and Page's interview with Playboy magazine



Warren Olney