U.S. warships staged maneuvers off Iran's coast highlighting American concern over Iran's nuclear ambitions and Iraq.... The U.S. navy said the ships, including two aircraft carriers, would conduct exercises as part of a long-planned effort to reassure regional allies of U.S. commitment to Gulf security. Naval officials described it as the largest daytime assembly of ships since the 2003 Iraq war.
Wednesday, May 23, 2007
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report was expected to show Iran had significantly expanded its program, exposing it to broader sanctions. But there are signs of discord between Western powers and the IAEA on how to handle Tehran.
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