Iran is on its way to a modern society. It might be the first big islamic nation to pull this of. As far as India is concerned: India has the highest population of the world. If India is not allowed to have nuclear weapons, then nobody should be allowed to. @gael: > ... its about unstable leaderships or forms of goverment in those countrys developing them and using them ...< Agree. Question is, who will decide, what country has an unstable leadership?