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Beijing steps up pressure to prevent an attack on Iran

Posted By admin On April 6, 2012 @ 3:05 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Reuters [1]
April 6, 2012

BEIJING – A senior Chinese diplomat said on Friday an attack on Iran would invite devastating retaliation that would envelop the region and destabilize the global economic recovery, and added that the international community had to restrain itself from war.

Iran is locked in a dispute with the West over its nuclear program, which Iran says is for peaceful purposes.

Israel and the United States have threatened military action against Iran unless it abandons activities which the West suspects are intended to develop nuclear weapons.

China, which has close energy and trade ties with Iran, has urged a negotiated solution to the dispute and long opposed the use of force or unilateral sanctions on Iran.

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[2] Iran will destroy Israel cities of Tel Aviv and Haifa if attacked – Supreme leader: http://www.prisonplanet.com/iran-will-destroy-israel-cities-of-tel-aviv-and-haifa-if-attacked-%e2%80%93-supreme-leader.html

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[4] U.S. May Attack Iran with New ‘Great Weapon’ – Pentagon Official: http://www.prisonplanet.com/u-s-may-attack-iran-with-new-%e2%80%98great-weapon%e2%80%99-%e2%80%93-pentagon-official.html

[5] Sanctions Against Iran are Definite Steps Toward a US Attack: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sanctions-against-iran-are-definite-steps-toward-a-us-attack.html

[6] US to ‘ratchet up’ sanctions pressure on Iran: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-to-%e2%80%98ratchet-up%e2%80%99-sanctions-pressure-on-iran.html

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