Iranian lawmakers and officials listen to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's speech at the parliament in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. Ahmadinejad admitted Wednesday that sanctio

 

              Iranian lawmakers and officials listen to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Iranian lawmakers and officials listen to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's speech at the parliament in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. Ahmadinejad admitted Wednesday that sanctions have slowed down Iran's growth and disrupted its foreign trade and said the country has to stop relying on oil revenues in state budget to overcome sanctions. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)