Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has vowed that his country would defend its nuclear facilities, while adding that Iran wanted to cooperate over its controversial nuclear drive, state media reported.
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has raised the stakes against Israel by describing the Holocaust as a lie, just as world powers are trying to decide how to deal with the nuclear ambitions of an Iran in political turmoil.
Iran`s President defended his proposed Cabinet ministers on Sunday as lawmakers began what is expected to be a fierce debate over whether the nominees have the relevant credentials or are simply unquestioning loyalists.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday insisted that his current government fought for people`s rights and served them honestly, as he prepares to face a vote of confidence on his new cabinet.
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad showed rare defiance of his strongest backer, Iran`s supreme leader, by insisting on his choice for Vice President on Wednesday despite vehement opposition from hardliners.