Thursday, May 19, 2005

Israeli FM Urges to Move Iranian Issue to UN

Herb Keinon, The Jerusalem Post:
Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom met in Berlin Wednesday with his German counterpart Joschka Fischer and pressed him on bringing the Iranian nuclear issue to the UN Security Council now for sanctions. ...

Fischer and the foreign ministers of Britain and France are scheduled to meet with the Iranians next week to try and convince them to reverse their decision to resume the country's uranium enrichment program. The International Atomic Energy Agency is expected to discuss the issue at its next meeting on June 13.