Iran advances research on uranium metal, a key component in nuclear weapons

Chris

Administrator
Staff member
Iran advances research on uranium metal, a key component in nuclear weapons
In latest breach of 2015 deal with world powers, Tehran tells UN watchdog it has already modified and installed equipment for R&D on material
By AFP

VIENNA, Austria — Tehran told the UN nuclear watchdog Wednesday that it was advancing research on uranium metal production, in what would be a fresh breach of the limits in Iran’s 2015 deal with world powers. The latest move, which adds to pressure on US President-Elect Joe Biden just days before his inauguration, concerns Iran’s plans to conduct research on uranium metal production at a facility in the city of Isfahan. The Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said in a statement that “Iran informed the Agency in a letter on 13 January that ‘modification and installation of the relevant equipment for the mentioned R&D activities have been already started.'”

more............. https://www.timesofisrael.com/iran-...ium-metal-a-key-component-in-nuclear-weapons/
 
Top