Friday, October 30, 2009

Report: Iran Rejects Nuclear Deal

Iran rejected the UN-drafted nuclear deal, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing American and European diplomatic sources.

A European diplomat told the paper that the Iranian response was basically a refusal. He said the Iranians wish to keep all their uranium, until they purchase nuclear fuel from the West for their research facility in Tehran. The diplomat said Iran's refusal to send out its uranium for further enrichment was no minor detail, as this is the essence of the deal.,7340,L-3797723,00.html