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Iran Uranium

Iran Officially Begins To Curb Nuclear Program

Reuters | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.04.2017 | World

DUBAI, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Iran has begun decommissioning uranium enrichment centrifuges under the terms of the nuclear deal struck with six world power...

Why Iran Might Want To Enrich Uranium, Even If They Don't Want a Bomb

Chris Lawrence | Posted 06.07.2015 | Politics
Chris Lawrence

Our back-of-the-envelope reasoning typically proceeds as follows: Iran can buy reactor fuel on the international market for cheaper than what it costs to enrich it. Thus, the only reason for Iran to enrich is to produce fuel for a bomb.

Iran Reportedly Speeding Up Nuclear Program

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2013 | World

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, April 17 (Reuters) - Iran is increasing the number of advanced uranium enrichment centrifuges installed at its...

Iran Opens New Uranium Mines, Yellow Cake Plant

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2013 | World

DUBAI, April 9 (Reuters) - Iran opened new uranium mines and a yellow cake production plant on Tuesday, state news agency IRNA reported. ...

Iran Finds Significant Uranium Deposits, Will 'Put Them To Use In The Near Future'

Reuters | Posted 04.25.2013 | World

By Marcus George DUBAI, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Days before resuming talks over its disputed atomic programme, Iran said on Saturday it had...

Michael McAuliff

Republican Senators' Bill Would Help Iran Uranium Mine Partner

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bill offered Thursday by Arizona's two senators would aid a company that partners with Iran in an African uranium mine. The bill, t...

Iran Easing Nuclear Fears By Converting Uranium To Fuel

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2013 | World

By Yeganeh Torbati DUBAI, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Iran acknowledged on Tuesday that it was converting some of its higher-grade enriched ura...

A Letter to Our Leaders on Iran's Nuclear Program

Dr. Fatemeh Haghighatjoo | Posted 03.17.2013 | World
Dr. Fatemeh Haghighatjoo

According to international regulations and treaty obligations, Iran has a right to enrich uranium for peaceful purposes. This right must actually be explicitly recognized, which means Iran would be able to enrich uranium up to 5 percent.

Tensions Flare Over Iran's Nuke Program

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | World

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, Aug 24 (Reuters) - The U.N. nuclear watchdog pressed Iran on Friday to address suspicions about nuclear bomb r...

Iran -- Nuclear Weapons, Not Energy

Rizwan Ladha | Posted 06.23.2012 | World
Rizwan Ladha

Iran claims its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes, but the majority of the rest of the world questions this assertion. And for good reason.

The Time for Diplomatic Action in Iran

William Rose | Posted 04.29.2012 | World
William Rose

We've got to seize the opportunity to offer incentives which persuade Iran's interests and draw them from prestige to economic development.

Zimbabwe Reportedly To Sell Uranium To Iran

The Telegraph | Aislinn Laing, Johannesburg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, Zimbabwe's foreign minister, said the sanctions -- which prohibit member states from providing Iran with raw materials that it...

Stuxnet Virus May Be Source Of Iran's Nuclear Problems

Yahoo! News | Fredrik Dahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VIENNA (Reuters) -- Iran has been experiencing years of problems with equipment used in its uranium enrichment program and the Stuxnet computer virus ...

Iran, West Both Fear A Trap On Nuclear Deal

nytimes.com | DAVID E. SANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Just before international inspectors on Sunday were guided for the first time into an Iranian nuclear enrichment plant whose existence w...

Secret Document Exposes Iran's Nuclear Trigger (VIDEO)

timesonline.co.uk | Catherine Philp i | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Confidential intelligence documents obtained by The Times show that Iran is working on testing a key final component of a nuclear bomb....

Iran Agrees To Send Enriched Uranium To Russia

New York Times | Steven Erlanger and Mark Landler | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iran agreed on Thursday in talks with the United States and other major powers to open its newly revealed uranium enrichment plant near Qum to interna...

Major Breakthrough on the Iranian Nuclear Issue

Bruno Pellaud | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bruno Pellaud

Having the low-enriched uranium shipped to Russia in the very near future is a major achievement for the Obama administration, and a significant gesture of good will on the part of Iran.

Left, Right & Center: Iran Nukes, Global Warming Denied, G-20 and US Banks

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

The G-20 revelations regarding the secret Iranian uranium enriching facility: What are the options for taming Iran's nuclear ambitions? And in the mar...

US May Accept Iran's Uranium Pursuit

Financial Times | Daniel Dombey | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

US officials are considering whether to accept Iran's pursuit of uranium enrichment, which has been outlawed by the United Nations and remains at the ...