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"Our answer to those who are angry about Iran obtaining the full nuclear cycle is one phraseŚwe say: Be angry and die of this anger."
MAHMOUD AHMADINEJAD, President of Iran, following his announcement that Iran had successfully enriched uranium

"I think it's arrogant for us to walk into a country where we are just beginning to operate and tell that country how to operate."
ERIC SCHMIDT, Google CEO, responding to criticism over Google's willingness to comply with China's censorship laws for the recent launch of its local-language search engine

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