The day after president Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad opened a heavy-water nuclear plant, Iran said on Sunday it would continue making nuclear fuel, but it remained open to negotiations over its controversial atomic programme.
FT 28th August 2006
Iran test-fired a long-range missile from a submarine in the Gulf yesterday as part of an orchestrated show of defiance ahead of the United Nations security council’s Thursday deadline to suspend part of its nuclear programme.
Guardian 28th August 2006
IRAN yesterday denied its nuclear programme posed a threat to other countries, including Israel.
Sunday Mirror 27th August 2006