A plus point for non-proliferation


Despite many gaping holes, the framework agreement on Iran’s nuclear programme is a notable achievement

THE framework agreement between six world powers and Iran in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Teheran’s nuclear programme is a huge diplomatic victory for United States President Barack Obama. He showed firm leadership in staying the course despite massive criticism from Israel and its sycophants in the US Congress. Likewise, President Hassan Rouhani of Iran stood up to the rightist ideologues in his country.

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Opinion , Shad Faruqi , columnist

   

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