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Escorted by his bodyguards, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, center, flashes the victory sign to supporters as he arrives in the city of Shahr-e-Kord, 325 miles south of the capital Tehran during a provincial tour, Wednesday, June 16, 2010. Iran's president says Tehran supports a dialogue with the outside world but that world powers must first be punished for the latest round of U.N. sanctions imposed on Iran.(AP Photo/ISNA, Amir Kholousi)

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In this file photo, Brazil's United Nations Ambassador Maria Ribeiro Viotti, left, and Turkey's United Nations Ambassador Ertugrul Apakan, are alone to confer inside the United Nations Security Council following a vote to impose sanctions on Iran, New York, Wednesday, June 9, 2010. The two nations were the only members of the council to vote against sanctions, which cited Iran's nuclear buildup. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

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** FILE ** The members of the U.N. Security Council vote on sanctions against Iran during a session on Wednesday, June 9, 2010. The sanctions would ban Iran from pursuing "any activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons," bar Iranian investment in activities such as uranium mining, and prohibit Iran from buying several categories of heavy weapons, including attack helicopters and missiles. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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**FILE** Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (center) visits the Natanz Uranium Enrichment Facility, about 200 miles south of the capital, Tehran, in April 2008. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Iran's top nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili (left) shakes hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi before a meeting on April 1, 2010, at Foreign Ministry in Beijing, China. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (center) visits the Natanz uranium enrichment facility, about 200 miles from the capital of Tehran, in April 2008. (AP Photo/Iranian President's Office)

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President Obama, followed by British Prime Minister Gordon Brown (center) and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, arrive Friday to make a statement on Iran's nuclear facility during the G-20 Summit in Pittsburgh. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki (right) welcomes diplomats representing the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany (left) prior to presenting Iran's package of proposals for new talks with the West in a gathering in Tehran, Iran. (Associated Press)

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visits a uranium-enrichment facility about 200 miles south of Iran's capital, Tehran, in April 2008. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Iran opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** This image from Iranian Television shows the launch of a Shahab-3 missile, which officials have said has a range of 1,250 miles and is armed with a 1-ton conventional warhead. Iran test-fired nine long- and medium-range missiles on Wednesday, July 9, 2008, during war games that officials said are in response to U.S. and Israeli threats, state television reported. (AP Photo)