TITLE

The US, Kazakhstan and Japan Rethink Iran's Nuclear Rights

AUTHOR(S)
Bhadrakumar, M. K.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;4/13/2009, Issue 15, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the potential role of Japan and Kazakhstan in addressing the dispute between the U.S. and Iran over the nuclear activities of Iran. It discusses the impact of the U.S.-Iran standoff on the uranium enrichment program of Iran. It explores the significance of the proposal of Kazakhstan President Nurusultan Nazarbayev for his country to host a global nuclear fuel bank as part of a U.S.-backed plan to put all uranium enrichment under international control. It relates the response of Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad to the offer of Nazarbayev. Information is presented on the expanding cooperation program of Japan and Kazakhstan in the nuclear field.
ACCESSION #
40396845

 

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