June 12, 2012

Europe’s Unique Opportunity to Act

By delaying its impending embargo on Iranian oil for six months, Europe will give decisive breathing space to an otherwise constricted negotiation process. The Iranians should, in turn, freeze the enrichment of 20 percent uranium for that same period. Delaying will only provide the West with an ability to use the oil embargo as the bargaining tool it was supposed to be.




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