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A mutually enriching relationship: Lula and Ahmadinejad

Russia’s resolve to support sanctions against Iran will be sorely tested this week as the Islamic republic ratchets up the pressure over a nuclear fuel swap deal.

The two countries clashed last month over Russia’s support for a draft UN resolution imposing further sanctions on Tehran. In a statement. “If I were the Russian president,” President Ahmadinejad warned, “when making decisions about subjects related to a great nation…I would act more cautiously”.

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