Iran lashes out at Britain over nuke weapon remark

Iran's foreign ministry spokesman has lashed out at Britain's defense secretary for saying Teheran may be capable of developing a nuclear weapon by next year.
Ramin Mehmanparast told reporters on Tuesday that Liam Fox's remarks go "against reality" and aim to create an "environment detrimental to Iran."
In talks in January, the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China failed to persuade Iran to open its atomic program to more scrutiny.
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