President Medvedev is calling on Iran to urgently prove that its nuclear plans are peaceful, after Tehran was forced to reveal it is building a second enrichment plant. At the G20 summit, Medvedev said Moscow is ready to help the UN nuclear watchdog to verify Iran’s intentions. (9/25/09 Russia Today)
1. What is said to be responsible for the recent cooperation between the US and Russia?
2. Discuss significance of the timing of the disclosure of Iran’s secret nuclear plant.