Olli Heinonen on Iran’s nuclear program

Iran nuclear negotiations: The dawn of the zombie talks
The Guardian, Julian Borger’s Global Security blog
June 20, 2012
Quoted: Olli Heinonen, Belfer Center senior fellow
Topic: Iran’s nuclear program 

“The former IAEA chief inspector, Olli Heinonen also thinks the Iranian response will be to up the stakes ‘to pepper the talks to come’:

‘I bet that it will be more enriched uranium, and perhaps more 20% uranium together with more ‘good news on further nuclear achievements. This may come with some harder statements like the Iranian plans of using uranium for nuclear submarines. That sends two messages: uranium enrichment continues, and that future submarines are not only for the Hormuz. You do not need nuclear submarines to defend home waters; they are to be used faraway from home.’”

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