. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: Iran blames Israel for killing top scientist « JO LEE MAGAZINE

BBC NEWS/Iran’s president has blamed Israel for the killing of a top nuclear scientist on Friday, and said it would not slow down the country’s nuclear programme.

Hassan Rouhani also said Iran would retaliate over Mohsen Fakhrizadeh’s killing at a time of its choosing.

An Israeli cabinet minister said he had “no clue” who was behind the ambush by gunmen on Mr Fakhrizadeh’s car.

Israel has previously accused the physicist of being key to a covert nuclear weapons programme.

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