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Pres. Ahmadinejad to Sec Gen Ban Ki-Moon: Ball in yard of those who should accept fuel swap deal

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

United Nations, May 4, IRNA – IRI President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced at UN Monday ball is in ground of those who should accept nuclear swap deal and cooperate.

According to IRNA representative at UN, President Ahmadinejad’s reference was to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon’s remarks, who had said in part of his opening address that Iran must accept the nuclear swap proposal now, adding that the ball is now at Iran’s yard.

President Ahmadinejad said, “We had accepted the fuel swap deal from the very beginning, and that is what we are saying today, as well” adding, “The ball, therefore, is shot into the yard of those who should accept the deal and cooperate in this field.”

After those remarks President Ahamdinejad began his main address, during which the entire audiences in the hall were silently listening.”

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