Transcript for Iran Ready to Resume Talks?
Word tonight of a possible breakthrough in the dangerous escalating duel with the -- we reported on last night. Late Tuesday the Iran in signaled they're ready to resume talks with world powers about their nuclear program but can this be trusted. ABC's global affairs anchor Christiane Amanpour has the latest. Even as -- -- and President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Was holding up the first ever Iran -- -- nuclear fuel rods. At the Tehran research reactor top. With a -- agreeing to both the United States and Europe as -- -- -- -- negotiations. Iran is trying to show that it can -- to the nuclear fuel cycle alone and continue its nuclear program even on the sanctions. US officials tell ABC news today they have no problem with this -- However they remain concerned about Iran's nuclear ambitions. And tensions between Iran and Israel continue to mount specifically over attempts to bomb Israeli personnel. From Thailand to India to DBC in the country of Georgia. No one was killed and Iran denies being behind these attacks but some analysts believe this was payback by Iran. For the assassinations of five of its -- scientists. I think you -- sent to very deliberate message. This week. On the one hand the announcement that their nuclear program is becoming ever more sophisticated. Several more capable had been a terror message that we can fight back we can fight dirty and we can fight tough. For now -- US officials want to focus on Iran's apparent willingness to sit down and negotiate Diane. An administration official told me today that they believe there is still time and space for a diplomatic solution to this -- -- crisis. And -- sure the administration doesn't want to be stampeded. Into war with Iran.
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