April 2, 2011

Will Iran Rethink Nuclear Power?

Sadjadpour, The Atlantic

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While Japan's unfolding nuclear and humanitarian crisis resurrected longstanding fears in the West about the safety of nuclear power and the potential vulnerabilities of the world's over 400 operational nuclear power plants, among Iranians it seems to have inaugurated a long overduedebate.

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