Iran: New Range Of Satellites To Be Launched

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Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier Gen. Vahidi said that a new range of satellites will be launched during Fajr celebrations in early February, Fars news agency reported Jan. 19. In response to a question about the possibility of a U.S. attack on Iran's nuclear facilities, Vahidi stated that there have been contradictory reports but said due to the threats Iran built the Fordo nuclear site with better security conditions. Vahidi added that he does not think that the United States will act "unwisely" and attack Iran.