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IPFS News Link • Iran

U.S. Says Iran’s Nuclear Claim Is ‘Hype;’ Oil Pares Gain

• By Indira A.R. Lakshmanan and Viola Gienger
Feb. 16 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. played down Iran’s claim of a “major” nuclear breakthrough as an exaggeration to bolster nationalism amid tighter sanctions rather than a step toward developing an atomic weapon.