The Straits Times
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Published on Feb 04, 2013
 

France, US to pressure Iran on nuclear drive: Hollande

 
 

PARIS (AFP) - France and the United States warned on Monday that they would up the pressure on Iran to reveal the true nature of its controversial nuclear programme in upcoming talks with world powers.

"Despite all efforts, Iran is still refusing to be transparent," President Francois Hollande said at a press conference with US Vice President Joe Biden.

"Therefore we will pressure it right to the end to ensure the negotiations succeed."