uranium enrichment


  • Iran's nuclear chief Eslami 2022-06-07 15:09

    ‘IAEA uses intelligence reports from Iran’s enemies, mainly Israel’

    Iran’s answers to IAEA were ‘accurate’: top nuclear official

    TEHRAN – Iran’s chief nuclear official has said that Iran provided “accurate” answers to questions raised by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) but there is no serious will on the part of the UN nuclear watchdog to consider Iran’s answers convincing.

  • Eslami 2022-04-06 18:25

    Arrogant countries accepted nuclear Iran: nuclear chief

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Eslami, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has said the arrogant countries in the world have accepted the reality of nuclear Iran. 

  • Takhtravanchi 2021-01-29 23:56

    Iran diplomat says 'window is closing' for Biden to rejoin nuclear deal

    Iran's highest-ranking diplomat in the USA warned the Biden administration it "must act quickly" to return to the 2015 nuclear deal abandoned by President Donald Trump "because the window is closing" for Washington to lift economic sanctions before Tehran's deadline, USA Today reported on Thursday.

  • Takhat 2021-01-18 22:20

    No enrichment limit based on NPT: Takht Ravanchi

    TEHRAN – Majid Takht Ravanchi, Iran’s ambassador to the UN, has said based on the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) there is no limit for enriching uranium for civilian uses.

  • Bill 2020-11-24 19:33

    Iran Parliament moves to raise uranium enrichment level to 20%

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee discussed on Tuesday a plan to significantly increase Iran’s nuclear activities, including uranium enrichment level.

  • Kazem Gharibabadi 2020-03-03 22:20

    Iran’s diplomat says IAEA will continue JCPOA verification

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharibabadi, Iran’s ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations, told reporters on Tuesday that the International Atomic Energy Agency will continue to verify and inspect the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • IAEA 2019-11-11 20:41

    By staff and agency

    IAEA confirms Iran is enriching uranium at Fordow

    The International Atomic Energy Agency confirmed on Monday that Iran has begun enriching uranium at the Fordow nuclear plant, according to Reuters.

  • Ali Akbar Salehi 2019-11-11 19:33

    By staff and agency

    Salehi says Iran producing 5.5 kilograms of low-enriched uranium per day

    Ali Akbar Salehi, the chief the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has said that Iran is producing even more low-enriched uranium daily.

  • Kamalvandi 2019-08-05 21:02

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Iran considering technical needs when downscaling nuclear commitments: spokesman

    TEHRAN – Any time Iran decides to downscale its commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal, it will see what it technically needs to decide on the kind of limitations it will overlook, the country’s nuclear spokesman says.

  • Bolton Trump Pompeo 2019-07-17 11:53

    By M.A. Saki

    “We’ll see how it goes”

    Here is the deal: President Trump lifted waivers on Iranian oil to strangle the country’s oil-dependent economy under the “maximum pressure” policy. Tehran won relief from international sanctions following a multilateral accord with six world powers, including the U.S., in 2015.

  • kamalvandi 2019-07-08 16:04

    Kamalvandi says Iran’s next step includes reinstalling IR-2 and IR-3m centrifuges and enriching uranium to 20 percent

    Iran’s uranium enrichment degree reaches 4.5 percent

    TEHRAN - On Monday, Behrouz Kamalvandi, the spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), told ISNA that Iran’s degree of uranium enrichment has reached 4.5 percent which he said is enough to power nuclear plants.

  • Iran ready for higher uranium enrichment: top adviser 2019-07-06 19:16

    Iran ready for higher uranium enrichment: top adviser

    TEHRAN – A top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution says the Islamic Republic is ready for higher uranium enrichment because Europe has “indirectly violated” the nuclear deal. 

  • Iran’s decision on uranium stockpile in accordance with JCPOA: envoy 2019-07-02 22:19

    Iran’s decision on uranium stockpile in accordance with JCPOA: envoy

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s ambassador to Vienna-based international organizations says Iran was entitled under the 2015 nuclear deal to let the stockpile of its enriched uranium pass 300 kilograms.

  • ماکرون 2019-06-18 20:19

    Macron urges Iran to be 'patient', regrets announcements on enrichment

    French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday that he regretted Iran's announcement that it would exceed the limit of uranium enrichment set under the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • amano 2019-06-11 18:48

    UN watchdog confirms Iran’s promised uranium enrichment hike

    TEHRAN - Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the UN's atomic watchdog has said, departing from his usual guarded language to say he was worried about increasing tension.

  • rouhani 2019-05-08 13:26

    SNSC says Iran will cease implementing other JCPOA obligations phase by phase if its needs go unmet

    Iran stops sale of enriched uranium, heavy water for 60 days: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – As a retaliation against the U.S. pullout from the 2015 nuclear deal and reimposition of sanctions on Iran coupled with a failure by the European Union to compensate for the U.S. exit, President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday officially announced that Iran stops selling stockpiles of enriched uranium and heavy water for 60 days from May 8.