Friday, August 25, 2006

Tehran soon to announce new nuclear developments

Islamic Republic News Agancy, Tehran -- Government spokesman Gholam-Hossein Elham said here Friday that Iran has gained fresh achievements in its peaceful nuclear activities and will soon announce them.

"In the nuclear domain, we have made progress and obtained new scientific successes which will be announced soon," Elham said as he was speaking as a pre-sermon lecturer at this week's Friday prayers congregation. He said Iran has recorded progress in other areas of science and technology as well.

"This great scientific achievement is the fruit of a long-term research project ... It will be officially announced by a top official," he added. He said the achievement proves success of the government in materialization of its platforms.

And Financial Times reports "EU still hopes for further Iran dialogue." No comment really.