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Siberian Uranium plant boss held for bribe


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The director of a Siberian uranium enrichment plant and two of his deputies have been detained on suspicion of graft, according to state-run nuclear power ... Read more...

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US, North Korean officials to meet over food aid


March 3rd, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) Officials from the US and North Korea are scheduled to meet next week in Beijing to finalize details for proposed American food aid, said the State ... Read more...

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North Korea’s n-activity suspension modest first step: US (Lead)


March 1st, 2012 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) As North Korea announced Wednesday to suspend its nuclear tests, long-range missile launches and uranium enrichment activity following last week's talks with the US, the latter ... Read more...

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North Korea’s n-activity suspension modest first step: Clinton


March 1st, 2012 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) North Korea agreeing to suspend its nuclear activities is "a modest first step", said US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Wednesday."Today's announcement represents a modest first ... Read more...

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North Korea to suspend nuclear activity


March 1st, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) North Korea has said it will suspend nuclear tests, long-range missile launches, and uranium enrichment activity as agreed with the US in last week's bilateral talks."The ... Read more...

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Obama sees no basis for Iranian attack on US


February 6th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama has said he saw no basis for rumours that Iran may be planning an attack on the US."We don't see ... Read more...

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Iran uses new machines to enrich uranium: IAEA


August 10th, 2010 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 10 (IANS) Iran has used a second set of centrifuge machines to enrich uranium to 20 percent purity at its Natanz facility, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said. The ... Read more...

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Iran says it has produced 20kg of enriched uranium


July 12th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Iran has said it has produced around 20 kilograms of 20 per cent enriched uranium, in defiance of the world powers who want them to suspend the controversial ... Read more...

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Much remains unresolved as Iran nuclear talks enter third day


October 21st, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 21 (DPA) Many aspects of a proposed multilateral deal to process Iran's nuclear fuel abroad remained unresolved as delegations began a third day of talks at the International Atomic Energy ... Read more...

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Iran’s new uranium enrichment plant to be operational soon: Report


September 26th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 26 (Xinhua) Iran's new nuclear fuel enrichment plant will be operational soon, head of the office of Iran's supreme leader Mohammad Mohammadi-Golpayegani said Saturday, according to a media report. "This ... Read more...

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Iran ‘fundamentally’ opposes nuclear weapons: Khamenei


September 21st, 2009 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 21 (Xinhua) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Sunday rejected the West's charge that his country wants to develop nuclear bombs, saying Tehran is "fundamentally" opposed to such weapons. "Accusing the ... Read more...

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Iran has no plan to make nuclear weapons: Defence Minister


September 13th, 2009 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 12 (Xinhua) Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi said Saturday that Iran has no plans to develop nuclear weapons, the Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA) reported. "We regard production of weapons of mass ... Read more...

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Iran has new proposals for global peace: Ahmadinejad


April 15th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 15 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Wednesday said Tehran would offer a new set of proposals to "secure global peace and justice", IRNA reported. "The proposals will focus on ... Read more...

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Iran keeping nuclear weapons option open, says US


March 11th, 2009 - 4:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 11 (Xinhua) Iran is keeping open the option to develop nuclear weapons, the US director of national intelligence said Tuesday. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Dennis Blair ... Read more...

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Iran has enough material to make nuclear bomb: US officer


March 2nd, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (Xinhua) Iran has enough material to build a nuclear bomb, said US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Michael Mullen Sunday. "We think they do, quite frankly," Mullen ... Read more...

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Iran ready for talks but can’t accept threats: Khamenei


July 16th, 2008 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, July 16 (IANS) Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Wednesday said that his country was ready for talks over its nuclear programme but would never accept any threat from the so-called ... Read more...

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Iran rejects incentives to stop uranium enrichment


April 4th, 2008 - 9:33 pm ICT by admin
Tokyo, April 4 (IANS) Iran rejects any new incentives offered by world powers in return for suspending uranium enrichment, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said. "Iran is a nuclear country and has no ... Read more...

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