1) He said exactly what every other politician would have said...whatever was needed to garner your vote...what's funny is that you still actually believe the stuff they say in campaign speeches. 2) Iran is a sovereign country...if they want nukes, I couldn't care less. Having nukes and using nukes are not the same thing. 3) Please...spare me the "but Ahmadinijad said" argument...I heard that same crap from Khrushchev. The USSR didn't launch...and for exactly the same reason, neither will Iran.
Knesset passes 'Norwegian Law' allowing ministers to resign their seats, remain in cabinet (Haaretz)
from the article: Timeline of Iran's nuclear program since October 2009