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Former IAEA Chief Says Attack on Iran Will be Disastrous

Sunday 19 February 2012

‘Former Head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Hans Blix has described any attack on Iran as a “path to disaster,” adding that Tehran will not remain passive in face of aggression.

“Bombing Iranian nuclear installations may be a path to disaster rather than to a solution,” Blix said. “Iranian leaders are not going to sit quietly and twiddle their thumbs . . . A war in the Gulf and skyrocketing of oil and gas prices are not exactly what a financially troubled world needs right now,” the former chief UN weapons inspector added.’

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