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Iran is ready to restart its negotiations with EU over its nuclear enrichment program, Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said Tuesday. "I would like to announce our readiness to restart immediately the negotiations with the EU 3 (Britain, France and Germany) to resolve the issue," Mottaki said. FULL STORY
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