Iran chief: U.S. sanctions on business an 'invasion'

Posted: August 31, 2014 at 5:30 a.m.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reacts Saturday in Tehran to Western sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called Western sanctions an "invasion" Saturday after Washington imposed new penalties over the country's contested nuclear program, though he promised negotiations with world powers would go on.

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