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Mr Obama said in Cairo it was not for America to decide which countries should have nuclear weapons. But he has also warned against a Middle East nuclear arms race.
Mr Obama is adopting the strategy of reaching out to the Islamic world while maintaining the threat of sanctions against Iran. Russia is playing a game of its own and may support America but only in exchange for a freeze on the US antimissile system in eastern Europe. The Obama approach has begun to shift the debate.
We have had the warm words. Now is the time for Mr Obama to show there is steel inside his velvet glove.