Iran's Khamenei: Nuclear Program to Continue Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, says that Iran has no intention of stopping its uranium enrichment program, despite a U.N. incentives package to contain its nuclear goals. Iran's self-imposed deadline to respond to the offer arrives Tuesday.
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Iran's Khamenei: Nuclear Program to Continue

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Iran's Khamenei: Nuclear Program to Continue

Iran's Khamenei: Nuclear Program to Continue

Iran's Khamenei: Nuclear Program to Continue

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Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, says that Iran has no intention of stopping its uranium enrichment program, despite a U.N. incentives package to end its nuclear program. Iran's self-imposed deadline to respond to the U.N. offer arrives Tuesday.

Iranian officials have said there will be a "multifaceted response" to the proposal.

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