Incoming IAEA chief: No evidence Iran seeking nuclear weapons

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 3, 2009 20:37

There is no concrete evidence that Iran is attempting to develop nuclear weapons, incoming International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano said Friday, in his first public comments on Iran's nuclear program. "I don't see any evidence in IAEA official documents about this," Yukiya Amano told Reuters. Asked on his approach to dealing with countries such as Iran and Syria, Amano said: "I'm not going to be a 'soft' director general or a 'tough' director general.


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