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US rules out military action against Iran

The US has ruled out a military strike against Iran’s nuclear program any time soon, hoping instead negotiations and UN sanctions will prevent the Middle East nation from developing nuclear weapons.

world Updated: Apr 22, 2010 00:58 IST

The US has ruled out a military strike against Iran’s nuclear program any time soon, hoping instead negotiations and UN sanctions will prevent the Middle East nation from developing nuclear weapons. “'Military force is an option of last resort,” Undersecretary of Defence for Policy Michele Flournoy said during a press briefing in Singapore.