Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 3:30 pm
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TEHRAN – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says Tehran is not hostile to the people of the United States (U.S.) and Iran’s relations with Washington are strained because the U.S. policy leaders.
“We do not have a problem with the American people, and we believe that they will accept the truth as everyone else,” he said on Tuesday (23/10), such as the Fars news agency reported.
“Our words are discussing (AS) is the master who after the globalization of exercising political power is not right,” he added.
Tehran is under sanctions Washington after the 1979 Islamic revolution that toppled the king of U.S. education in the country. United States and Iran broke off diplomatic relations in April 1980, after Iranian students seized the center of espionage Asdi embassy in Tehran. Since it is increasingly strained relations between the two countries.
Relations between the two countries deteriorated following the progress of Iran added in the field of civil nuclear technology. Washington and its Western allies accuse Iran of trying to develop nuclear weapons under the guise of a civilian nuclear program, while they have never presented any corroborative evidence to substantiate their allegations. Iran vehemently denies the charges and insists that its nuclear program is only for peaceful purposes.
Editor: Djibril Muhammad