UN nuclear agency considering Iran resolution

The Board of Governors of the UN's International Atomic Energy Agency is considering a draft resolution imposing a deadline on Iran to show that it does not have a nuclear weapons program. Germany, France and the UK are pushing for the inclusion of a November deadline, but IAEA head Mohammed ElBaradei has said there isn't a time limit for the investigations into Iran's nuclear program. BBC News has more. Read ElBaradei's introductory statement at the IAEA Board of Governors' meeting. The IAEA has background on its negotiations with Iran.

 

About Paper Chase

Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time legal news service, powered by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, objectively and intelligibly in an accessible format.

© Copyright JURIST Legal News and Research Services, Inc., 2013.