Iran's nuclear program is a 'worrying' topic - French Foreign minister


French Foreign Minister Jean Yves Le Drian speaks with an official during an EU Foreign Ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium February 22, 2021. REUTERS/Yves Herman/Pool

PARIS (Reuters) - The situation regarding Iran's nuclear program is "worrying", French Foreign Affairs minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told his EU colleagues during a meeting in Brussels, the French Foreign Affairs ministry said on Monday.

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said earlier on Monday Iran might enrich uranium up to 60% purity if the country needed it and would never yield to U.S. pressure over its nuclear activity, state television reported.

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