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Iranian nuclear weapons resolution passed by UN agency

[JURIST] The UN's International Atomic Energy Agency passed a resolution Saturday mandating a review of Iran's nuclear program, and requiring Teheran to halt all uranium enrichment activities by a November 25th deadline. The resolution is a compromise between a US demand to enlist the UN Security Council in supervision and a more lenient approach favored by most European countries. Read the IAEA's meeting agenda statement here. The New York Times has more.

UPDATE: The resolution is now online from the IAEA here [PDF].

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