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  • Russia, China Won't Back Iran Sanctions(And we continue to trade with the Chicoms & Russkies?)

    11/02/2006 5:54:32 AM PST · by kellynla · 25 replies · 605+ views ^ | Nov 2, 2006 | STEVE GUTTERMAN and EDITH M. LEDERER
    MOSCOW (AP) - Russian and China indicated that they will not support a draft U.N. resolution imposing tough sanctions on Iran for its refusal to halt its nuclear enrichment program. The comments by Russia's foreign minister and China's U.N. ambassador were the strongest reactions yet to the draft by the two key U.N. Security Council members, and signaled difficult negotiations ahead on the resolution drawn up by Britain, France and Germany. "We cannot support measures that in essence are aimed at isolating Iran from the outside world, including isolating people who are called upon to conduct negotiations on the nuclear...