Sunday, February 12, 2012

Stand by: major nuclear announcement from Iran expected in the next few days

Ahmadinejad has said that Iran will make a important statement about their nuclear program within days.  What that could be is any ones guess at this point, let's hope it is not preceded by that mushroom cloud over the eastern Iranian desert.

From CNN Feb 11

Ahmadinejad: Major nuclear announcement expected within days

(CNN) -- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced Saturday that the nation will reveal "several major achievements in the nuclear domain" within days, state media reported.

Ahmadinejad did not offer details during his announcement at a rally to mark the 33rd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.

But he slammed "hegemonic powers," accusing them of pressuring the nation on the nuclear front.

In the near future, Iran's nuclear demands will be met by the nation's scientists, Ahmadinejad said at the Tehran event broadcast on Press TV

"Today you see that the Iranian nation has become nuclear and can supply many of its demands," he said. "And God willing, in next few days, the whole world will witness the inauguration of several major achievements in the nuclear domain.

The news comes amid heightened tension between Iran and the West over its nuclear program.

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