Ahmadinejad vows Iran will defend nuclear aims
The Iranian president vowed that Iran would defend the aims of its nuke programme 'with firmness' during any talks on the issue.Updated: Sep 02, 2006 16:42 IST
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday vowed that Iran would defend the aims of its nuclear programme "with firmness" during any negotiations on the issue.
"The people will not give in by one iota in their desire to use nuclear energy for peaceful ends and officials have the duty to defend these objectives with firmness during negotiations," he said in a speech in the northwestern town of Maku.
First Published: Sep 02, 2006 16:42 IST