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September 13, 2012 10:14 am

South Africa Holds Up UN Resolution on Iran With Last Minute Change

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JPost/Reuters – South Africa proposed a last-minute change to a UN nuclear agency resolution rebuking Iran on Thursday, throwing the meeting into confusion, diplomats said.

Six world powers put forward the draft text on Wednesday, aiming to add diplomatic pressure on Tehran, a day after Israel ramped up threats to attack the Islamic Republic which it believes is seeking nuclear weapons capability.

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