"The Iranians need to hear that if they are unwilling to take the deal, really, that the Europeans are giving ... then the Security Council referral looms," she said in an interview with Fox News.
know that anyone has said that as clearly as they should to the Iranians,"
she said in a strong reiteration
believed all along that
"They need to hear that the discussions that they are in with the Europeans are not going to be a kind of waystation where they are allowed to continue their activities; that there's going to be an end to this and that they are going to end up in the Security Council."
Britain, France and Germany are in talks with the Iranian regime, but the United States kept its distance from that effort and the Europeans has been reluctant to take the matter to the United Nations before making further efforts at a deal.
Minister Michel Barnier used a news conference with Rice Tuesday night in
He said he had asked Rice for American "support and confidence."