August 29, 2008

North Korean Radio Reports on Iran’s Plan to Build New Nuclear Power Plant

Text of report by state-run North Korean radio on 29 August

[Unattributed report carried as 14th of 15 items in newscast]

Iran is planning to build a new 360-megawatt capacity nuclear power plant.

It is said that the construction site of the new nuclear power plant, which will be built in the southwestern region, has now been selected and its preparatory work has begun.

The deputy head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has clarified as such on 24 [August].

Originally published by Central Broadcasting Station, Pyongyang, in Korean 0000 29 Aug 08.

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