Monday, November 11, 2013

UN's Atomic Energy group signs joint statement with Iran

Didn't the media tell us that everything was on hold until the next meeting two weeks from now?  So, UN does exactly what they like and the six powers negotiations with Iran and the outcome of those meetings is something that the UN does not give a fuck about?

From UN Org.
... Iran and UN atomic energy agency agree to strengthen nuclear cooperation   The United Nations atomic watchdog and Iran today signed a joint statement in Tehran in which they agree to strengthen their cooperation and dialogue to ensure the peaceful nature of the country’s nuclear programme.

“This is an important step forward to start with, but much more needs to be done,” said the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Yukiya Amano, at a news conference after the signing.

“Under the Framework, Iran and the IAEA will cooperate further with respect to verification activities to be undertaken by the IAEA to resolve all present and past issues.”

Iran’s nuclear programme – which its officials have stated is for peaceful purposes, but some other countries contend is driven by military ambitions – has been a matter of international concern since the discovery in 2003 that the country had concealed its nuclear activities for 18 years in breach of its obligations under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)....

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