The disclosure last month that Iran had a secret uranium enrichment plant was not a surprise to the CIA; it had known about the plant for three years, CIA director Leon Panetta told Time magazine. The CIA had worked with British and French intelligence services to gain information about the secret plant. And in an interesting reversal of roles, the Europeans pushed for the plant to be outed at once, while the Bush administration was more cautious.
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