There is a strong temptation to begin with a question that is pretty stupid, even by my standards. Why shouldn’t Iran have nuclear weapons? Too easy, you say. When the president of one country expresses a desire to wipe another country off the map, the last toy he should be allowed is a thermo-nuclear device. That’s obvious.
Herald 6th Feb 2007
Iran has installed two cascades of 164 centrifuges each in its underground Natanz nuclear plant, laying a basis for “industrial-scale” enrichment of uranium for atomic fuel, European diplomatic sources said.
Reuters 6th Feb 2007
Independent 6th Feb 2007