Сохранение лица и мира в Персидском заливе

ПРИНСТОН (шт. Нью-Джерси, США). Запад и Иран играют в опасную игру. В последние десять дней Иран угрожал закрыть Ормузский пролив и предостерег США против возврата авианосца в Персидский залив. США предсказуемо ответили, что их авианосцы могут и будут патрулировать там, где это необходимо для поддержания свободы судоходства. Тогда Иран объявил, что будет проводить в проливе военно-морские учения.

В игре «цыпленок» две машины едут прямо друг на друга на максимальной скорости: либо один из водителей «струсит» и свернет в сторону, либо они столкнутся и произойдет взрыв. Правительства стран всего мира не могут стоять в стороне и смотреть на то, как в эту игру играют на энергетической линии жизни мира. Настало время третьим лицам вмешаться и способствовать таким решениям данной проблемы, которые позволят Ирану сохранить лицо, при этом существенно и убедительно снизив запасы обогащенного урана.

Возможно, Иран планирует пройти весь путь до производства ядерного оружия, а возможно, и нет. Тем не менее, это является явным нарушением его обязательств, предусмотренных Договором о нераспространении ядерного оружия, как определено Международным агентством по атомной энергии, отвечающим за контроль над соблюдением данного договора. Постоянное несоблюдение Ираном данного договора дестабилизирует весь Ближний Восток, что имеет серьезные последствия для глобальной безопасности.

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