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Ahmadinejad: Iran already a nuclear state, but has no intention of launching attack on Israel

Posted By yihan On February 6, 2013 @ 1:33 pm In Tile,World News | Comments Disabled

Jack Khoury
HAARETZ [1]
February 6, 2013

Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad [2] says that while Iran [3] is already a nuclear state, it has no intention of attacking Israel. Ahmadinejad was interviewed on the eve of his visit to Cairo [4], where he will attend the 12th Islamic Summit Conference, due to open there on Wednesday.

Before his trip, he gave a long interview to the editor-in-chief of Egypt [5]‘s newspaper Al-Ahram. Although Al-Ahram ran the entire interview only in its print edition, excerpts appeared on Egyptian websites.

Ahmadinejad said the world must now treat Iran as a nuclear country. “They want Iran to go back to what it was in the past, but they won’t succeed. They assume we’ll give in to pressure; such thoughts are misguided.

We’re already an industrial and nuclear country, a country that has conquered space. For years we have been thinking about sending a human being into space, and we will do that, with Allah’s help. We must ensure development and growth and bring them to pass, and the world must acknowledge our progress,” he said, adding that the best solution was cooperation with Iran.

Full story here. [1]


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[1] HAARETZ: http://www.haaretz.com/news/israel-s-eye-on-iran/ahmadinejad-iran-already-a-nuclear-state-but-has-no-intention-of-launching-attack-on-israel-1.501777

[2] Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: http://www.haaretz.com/misc/tags/Mahmoud%20Ahmadinejad-1.482325

[3] Iran: http://www.haaretz.com/misc/tags/Iran-1.476776

[4] on the eve of his visit to Cairo: http://www.haaretz.com/news/middle-east/iran-s-ahmadinejad-meets-egypt-s-morsi-on-historic-visit-to-cairo-1.501553

[5] Egypt: http://www.haaretz.com/misc/tags/Egypt-1.476755

[6] Ahmadinejad: Iran will soon announce major nuclear achievements: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ahmadinejad-iran-will-soon-announce-major-nuclear-achievements.html

[7] Ahmadinejad: Israel and U.S. won’t dare attack Iran: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ahmadinejad-israel-and-us-wont-dare-attack-iran.html

[8] Ahmadinejad: Iran won’t relinquish nuclear program: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ahmadinejad-iran-wont-relinquish-nuclear-program.html

[9] Ahmadinejad Announces Iran Is Now a ‘Nuclear State’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ahmadinejad-announces-iran-is-now-a-%e2%80%98nuclear-state%e2%80%99.html

[10] Ahmadinejad: I’ll Be Iran’s First Astronaut: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ahmadinejad-ill-be-irans-first-astronaut.html

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