11/28/2020, 10:13 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Iran's Rouhani promises response to scientist killing

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Tehran will "give a timely response" to the killing of one of its top nuclear scientists, state media reported. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, suspected of being involved in the Iranian nuclear weapons program, was killed near Tehran on Friday.

Rouhani focused on Fakhrizadeh's recent contributions to medicine, stating that he "helped the country in the path of self-sufficiency to produce medicine and other medical equipment." The president also warned Israel and "all hostile countries" that Iran will "rapidly continue its path of progress."

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