Tuesday, September 14, 2004

US will not rule out force in Iran

Things are warming up.

From the Dow Jones/AP newswire

US: Ready To Use Force, Sanctions Vs Iran On Nuclear Issue

The U.S. will pursue sanctions against Iran if Tehran doesn't renounce its quest for nuclear weapons, a top U.S. official said Sunday. U.S.

Undersecretary of State John R. Bolton also hinted that the U.S. is ready to use force if the Islamic Republic successfully develops a nuclear bomb.

Bolton said that President George W. Bush is "determined to try to find a peaceful and diplomatic solution "to the issue, but hinted that all options, including the use of force, remain open.

"We're determined that they're not going to achieve a nuclear weapons capability," he said

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