January 23, 2012
Posted: 2143 GMT

Hala Gorani speaks to E.U. Foreign Policy chief Catherine Ashton about the European Union's new and unprecedented sanctions against Iran. Ashton tells CNN this is to pressure Iran into restarting talks about its controversial nuclear program.

Filed under: European Union •Iran

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Norma   February 27th, 2012 9:29 am ET

Israel is the one natoin with a dog in the fight in the Middle East; they have an existential interest in Iran's nukes, and unlike the general sentiment in the West, believe what Iran tells us. If you have an enemy who states to the world that they want to wipe you off the map, I would tend to believe them as well. Israel will do what it needs to do to survive in the region. It always has.

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