September 1, 2010
He said it was ”wholly unacceptable” for Tehran to seek a nuclear weapons capability and insisted there could be ”no alternative” to military force ”if they continue to develop nuclear weapons”.
Speaking to BBC journalist Andrew Marr, Mr Blair said: ”I am saying that I think it is wholly unacceptable for Iran to have a nuclear weapons capability and I think we have got to be prepared to confront them, if necessary militarily.
”I think there is no alternative to that if they continue to develop nuclear weapons. They need to get that message loud and clear.”
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