Photo Gallery: Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

Photo Gallery: Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

Foto: ASSOCIATED PRESS/ Ruzbeh Jadidoleslam

The Birth of a Bomb A History of Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

In the dispute over Tehran's nuclear program, the UN Security Council has imposed new sanctions. Is Iran truly building a nuclear bomb as Western countries claim? Or are countries playing up the dangers to bring Iran to its knees? SPIEGEL traces the history of Tehran's nuclear program -- with stops in Washington, Vienna and Isfahan.
Von Erich Follath und Holger Stark