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Not building nukes, Iran ayatollah says

Posted: February 17, 2013 at 4:15 a.m.

In this photo released by an official website of the Iranian supreme leader's office, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, speaks to the crowd in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. Iran's Supreme Leader said Saturday that his country is not seeking nuclear weapons, but that no world power could stop Tehran's access to an atomic bomb if it intended to build one. (AP Photo/Office of the Supreme Leader)

Iran’s supreme leader said Saturday that his country was not seeking nuclear weapons, but that if Tehran intended to build them, the U.S. couldn’t stop it.

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