Rouhani Suggests Iran Could Hold Referendum Over Nuclear Program


Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani implied on Sunday that the Islamic Republic could hold a referendum over the country’s nuclear program.

Rouhani was quoted by the state-run IRNA news agency saying he proposed such a referendum in 2004 to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, who initially accepted the idea, but that former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad “changed the situation and things went on another path.”

Last week semi-official Fars and Tasnim reported that Iran quadrupled its production of low-enriched uranium, citing an official in Natanz nuclear facility.

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