Just ask them, they’ll tell you:
Ali Akbar Javanfekr, media advisor to Ahmadinejad, also said that accepting the Islamic republic as a nuclear power was the “first step” towards normalising relations between Tehran, Washington and the West.
“Iran is a nuclear power. We won’t accept any threats during the negotiations or even after. We want negotiations based on logic and international laws,” he told AFP in an wide-ranging interview in Tehran.
Happy New Year . . .