Inside Iran’s Nuclear Reasoning

Too many policymakers and commentators have rushed to judgment about Iran's supposed determination to build nuclear weapons, or to develop a break-out capability that is just as dangerous. In fact, a negotiated settlement of Iran's stand-off with the international community over its nuclear program is achievable.

MELBOURNE – Is Iran really hell-bent on becoming a nuclear-armed state? Or will it settle for nuclear capability, able to make weapons but choosing not to? Does the difference matter?