Iran not building nuclear weapons: Ahmadinejad
WASHINGTON, July 28 (AFP) Jul 28, 2008
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told US television in an interview released Monday that Tehran was not working to build nuclear weapons.
Asked if Iran sought to be a nuclear power, the president told NBC television: "We are not working to manufacture a bomb. We don't believe in a nuclear bomb."
The comment was released in a partial transcript of the NBC interview, which is to be aired in full later on Monday. Ahmadinejad was speaking through an interpreter.All rights reserved. © 2005 Agence France-Presse. Sections of the information displayed on this page (dispatches, photographs, logos) are protected by intellectual property rights owned by Agence France-Presse. As a consequence, you may not copy, reproduce, modify, transmit, publish, display or in any way commercially exploit any of the content of this section without the prior written consent of Agence France-Presse.