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Global Politics

Dealing with Iran

President Obama has put Iran on notice: start meeting demands on nuclear activities by 2010 or face the possibility of crippling sanctions. The World's Matthew Bell looks into US options now that the deadline is passed.

Global Politics

Dealing with Iran

John Limbert was the State Department's point man for Iran under President Obama. Like President Obama, Limbert is committed to improving relations with Iran. But Limbert resigned in July, after only nine months on the job. Lisa Mullins talks with him.

Conflict & Justice

Nuclear clean-up

BBC Security Correspondent, Gordon Corera, followed a secret convoy transporting spent fuel from a poorly secured reactor in Serbia to Russia. It's part of a larger effort to remove nuclear material in insecure locations.

Global Politics

Israel's 'Alliance of Evil'

The Obama administration is sending a message to the Israelis not to attack Iran's nuclear sites. Not yet at least. US officials are thought to be trying to persuade Israel to give economic sanctions against Iran more time.