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  2/8/2013, Shevat 28, 5773

Poll: Most Iranians Favor Continuing Nuclear Program

By a margin of almost four to one, Iranians feel their country should continue to develop its nuclear capabilities despite the effect of sanctions, according to a survey published Thursday by the Gallup Institute.

The poll found 63 percent in favor, with only 17 percent saying the Tehran government should stop the program.