Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Monday that Israel would not attack the Islamic Republic as "its regime is weak and it has many problems."
"This is a media war, the Iranian Student's News Agency (ISNA) quoted Ahmadinejad as saying. "The Zionist regime is weak. "We have faced stronger countries in the past," added the Iranian leader.
Ahmadinejad also said Monday that his country wanted to have 100,000 centrifuges for enriching uranium.
"We intend to have 100,000 centrifuges and, God willing, Iran will be able to meet its needs in nuclear fuel by next year," Ahmadinejad was quoted as saying.