A landmark nuclear agreement has been reached with Iran after clearing final obstacles, a senior diplomat said today.
The diplomat said the deal agreed at talks in Vienna includes a compromise between Washington and Tehran which would allow UN inspectors to press for visits to Iranian military sites as part of their monitoring duties.
But access at will to any site would not necessarily be granted and, even if so, could be delayed – a condition that critics of the deal are sure to seize on as possibly giving Tehran time to cover any sign of non-
compliance with its commitments.
Under the deal, Tehran would have the right to challenge the UN request and an arbitration board composed of Iran and the six world powers that negotiated with it would have to decide on the issue.
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