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  Tevet 27, 5778 , 14/01/18

Iranian official: We'll continue our missile program

A day after U.S. President Donald Trump extended the waiver on Iran nuclear sanctions, thus keeping the nuclear deal signed in 2015 alive, a senior Iranian official stressed that the Islamic Republic will not step back from its ballistic missiles program.

In an interview with the Iranian news agency ISNA, the chairman of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, said, “Trump is the most hated president of the American history whose hatred has crossed U.S. geological boundaries and become a global phenomenon.”

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