- Laurent Fabius
|French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius|
The LA Times' Paul Richter reports:
France's role in the unraveling of an international deal to curb Iran's nuclear program brought angry reactions Sunday from Tehran, glowing praise from Iran's detractors and a whirl of speculation about what the French motive might be.
Click here for another analysis of why France stood alone: it has flourishing defense relations with Israel, and Saudis are investing heavily in France.
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