Iran 2007

Iran 2007

Asia
Yearbook 2007 Iran. The tone around Iran's nuclear fission program was raised during the year to suddenly be lowered in December when the US intelligence service reported that Iran had most likely stopped the program. In February, the United Nations Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) had reported that Iran had not complied with UN Resolution 1696 of December 2006, according to which Iran must stop its enrichment of uranium. The United Kingdom, France and Germany, which previously tried to mediate between the United States and Iran, became increasingly united with the United States and the contradictions escalated. The United Nations Security Council agreed on March 24 a new resolution, No. 1747, which tightened sanctions against Iran by banning trade in Iranian weapons and transactions with the various Revolutionary Guards companies and…
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