دوشنبه ۱۵ آذر ۱۳۹۵ تهران ۲۰:۱۵ - ۵ دسامبر ۲۰۱۶
Iran today rejected what it called "threats" by U.S. Secretary of Condoleezza Rice. On Thursday 3rd February, Rice accused Tehran's "unelected mullahs" of a dismal human rights record and covering up attempts to build an atom bomb.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Hamid Reza Asefi told a news conference in Tehran today, Sunday 6th February, that Rice's comments would have no impact on Iran. He also said a new round of talks with European negotiators will begin on Monday.
Germany, France and Britain are offering Iran economic incentives if it stops producing atomic fuel, which can be used for power plants or weapons.
In Vienna today, an Iranian negotiator in the EU talks was quoted as saying that Iran is determined to become an atomic fuel exporter.