LONDON — US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is
using meetings in London this week to press ahead with imposing tough
new international sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program.
senior US official said Wednesday that Clinton would raise the
prospect of new UN Security Council sanctions against Iran in
discussions with the foreign ministers of Russia, China, Britain,
Germany, France, Italy, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because
the meetings will be private. Clinton and her colleagues are in London
for British-hosted meetings this week on Yemen and Afghanistan.