Press Release by President Pervez Musharraf Denies Allegations of Technology Transfer to Iran

July 4, 2003

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

Related Country: 

  • Iran

President General Pervez Musharraf on Friday rejected as baseless the allegations that Pakistan was involved in transfer of nuclear technology to Iran.

Addressing a press conference here he said Pakistan was not involved in transfer of any kind of technology what to talk of nuclear technology. Describing it as a new allegations, the President said, "Pakistan is not at all involved in transfer of any technology to Iran, leave aside the nuclear technology or missile technology," said the President in response to a question.

President Musharraf said during his talks with the Western leader he told them that Pakistan would never transfer nuclear technology or involve itself in proliferation of this technology.