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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 27.11.09 | 01:14 (IST)

    There has been little change in Russia's position. What has changed is that Iran was given a graceful way out of a tight situation and though the men running it's nuclear power program were in agreement with the deal it's politicians have balked. Thus Russia and China are agreeable to chastising the Iranian politicians for their asinine obstruction. Some folks have never comprehended the situation and still try and bash - or ignore - reality to justify positions which facts do not support. Medvedev statements are consistent with the diplomatic pressure being put on Iran by all six nations involved in negotiations as well as the IAEA and UN.

    from the article: Medvedev to European Jewish Congress: Iran threat very real
    First published 13:17 26.11.09 | Last updated 19:49 26.11.09
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