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France Calls For UN Security Council Meeting Over 'Worrying' Iran Nuclear Report
Haaretz ^ | 9 Nov 2011 | Reuters & Haaretz

Posted on 11/09/2011 3:38:17 AM PST by edpc

France said on Wednesday it wanted to convene the UN Security Council and could push for unprecedented sanctions against Iran after an International Atomic Energy Agency report said Iran had worked to develop an atomic bomb design.

"Convening of the UN Security Council is called for," Foreign Minister Alain Juppe told RFI radio.

In a statement, Juppe said diplomatic pressure needed to be ramped up.

"If Iran refuses to conform to the demands of the international community and refuses any serious cooperation, we stand ready to adopt, with other willing countries, sanctions on an unprecedented scale," Juppe said.

(Excerpt) Read more at haaretz.com ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: europeanunion; france; iaea; iran; middleeast; nato; un; worldwariii
Why? China and Russia will just veto it, anyway.

Besides, Netanyahu is always saying Iran's nuclear program is a threat to world peace and an existential threat to Israel. He's a liar according to the French president.

1 posted on 11/09/2011 3:38:21 AM PST by edpc
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks edpc.


2 posted on 11/09/2011 3:45:07 AM PST by SunkenCiv (It's never a bad time to FReep this link -- https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: edpc
France Calls For UN Security Council Meeting Over 'Worrying' Iran Nuclear Report

Miss me now, dipsh@ts?

3 posted on 11/09/2011 3:54:44 AM PST by Caipirabob ( Communists... Socialists... Democrats...Traitors... Who can tell the difference?)
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To: edpc

Oh yeah - sanctions - that’ll work!! /sarc


4 posted on 11/09/2011 3:54:50 AM PST by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: edpc

Yeah but Bammy has to deal with him every day!!


5 posted on 11/09/2011 3:58:31 AM PST by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: edpc

They seem surprised by this.

My bet is a major european war before the end of 2012.


6 posted on 11/09/2011 3:59:33 AM PST by driftdiver (I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
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To: edpc
They are desperate to keep Iran from becoming a large glowing hole, this is the same BS they used to keep Israel from attacking once before.
7 posted on 11/09/2011 5:04:14 AM PST by org.whodat (Just another heartless American, hated by "AMNESTY" Perry and his fellow demorats.)
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To: org.whodat

Then there is the judgement of history..... it is forever.

France is the petri dish in which the Mullah’s political crimes were grown. France is guilty of any Iranian sin by association


8 posted on 11/09/2011 5:08:31 AM PST by bert (K.E. N.P. +12 ..... Crucifixion is coming)
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To: edpc
Speaking of the UN.....

Haiti group demands UN pay for cholera outbreak

Check out the allegation.

9 posted on 11/09/2011 5:08:39 AM PST by mewzilla (Forget a third party. We need a second one.)
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