June 2, 2006

Iran says to go ahead with nuclear enrichment

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran will not stop its nuclear
enrichment activities, despite mounting international pressure,
a top official said on Friday.

"Iran is determined to go ahead with its nuclear enrichment
work for peaceful purposes," the deputy head of Iran's Atomic
Energy Organization Mohammad Saeedi told Iran's students news
agency ISNA.

"The Iranian nation will not let us give it up."