TEHRAN: Iran's supreme leader said Wednesday that years of "troublemaking" by arch-foe the United States had not broken the Islamic Republic, which must face head-on its challenges at home and abroad.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei did not refer to ongoing nuclear talks with a group of world powers that includes the US whose leaders repeatedly say all options, including military action, remain on the table if diplomacy fails to curb Iran's nuclear drive.
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