Friday, February 08, 2008

Nuclear Issues: Morocco's Speaker defends Iran's nuclear program

Morocco's Speaker of the House of Representatives Mustafa Al-Mansouri, has Iran needs nuclear energy to develop the country and provide the people with further welfare.

Moroccan Majlis speaker made the remarks in a meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Morocco Vahid Ahmadi during which he underlined that 'it is the legitimate rights of the Islamic Republic of Iran to benefit from such energy and we are opposed to those countries which create obstacles to Iran's progress and developments'.

"We are satisfied with Iran's scientific breakthrough as well as the country's advancement in various sectors and regard the country's strength as our own," he said.