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Rice demands quick U.N. action on Iran dispute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday demanded that the U.N. Security Council, which has the power to impose sanctions, promptly confront Iran over its nuclear ambitions, while Russia and China urged caution.

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China, Russia signal caution on Iran nuclear row

LONDON (Reuters) - China again called for restraint in the Iran crisis on Thursday, amid signs of growing Russian misgivings about the West's drive for the U.N. Security Council to take over efforts to clip Tehran's nuclear ambitions.

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Rice demands U.N. action on Iran nuclear dispute

LONDON (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday demanded swift action to drag Iran to the U.N. Security Council over its atomic ambitions, while Russia and China urged caution.

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China, Russia signal caution on Iran nuclear row

LONDON (Reuters) - China again called for restraint in the Iran crisis on Thursday, amid signs of growing Russian misgivings about the West's drive for the U.N. Security Council to take over efforts to clip Tehran's nuclear ambitions.

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Major powers dismiss Iran call for nuclear talks

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Major powers dismissed Iran's call for the European Union to resume talks on Tehran's nuclear standoff with the West on Tuesday.

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Russia, China want talks not sanctions on Iran

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and China made clear on Tuesday they did not favour U.N. sanctions to induce Iran to scale back its nuclear programme, and Tehran urged the European Union to return to the negotiating table.

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Russia, China want talks not sanctions on Iran

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and China made clear on Tuesday they did not favour U.N. sanctions to induce Iran to scale back its nuclear programme, and Tehran urged the European Union to return to the negotiating table.

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Iran wants diplomacy not threats in nuclear impasse

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran said on Sunday that only diplomacy, not threats to refer it to the U.N. Security Council, could defuse a standoff over its nuclear work and warned any Western push for sanctions could force up world oil prices. The Security Council's five permanent members and Germany planned talks in London on Monday in search of a common strategy to tackle Iran's resumption of atomic fuel research and development after a two-year moratorium.

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US senators say military strike on Iran must be option

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican and Democratic senators said on Sunday the United States may ultimately have to undertake a military strike to deter Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, but that should be the last resort.

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Iran's peaceful nuclear claims in doubt - ElBaradei

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency is preparing to tell the world he cannot yet confirm the peaceful nature of Iran's atomic program, according to an interview released on Sunday.