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2008-09-15 15:00:12

Text of report in English by Iranian conservative news agency Mehr Tehran, 12 September: Foreign Ministry spokesman Hasan Qashqavi on Monday [15 September] said Iran is holding talks with regional and European countries over maintaining stability in the Caucasus region. Iran is seriously pursuing Caucasus diplomacy Foreign Minister Manuchehr Mottaki's dialogues with Russian and Azeri officials over the issue have been widely welcomed, Qashqavi told reporters during his weekly press...

2008-08-31 12:00:27

Text of report in English by Iranian conservative news agency Mehr Tehran, 31 August: The Russian director of the Bushehr power plant project, Leonid Reznikov, entered Iran on Sunday night [31 August] for a three day visit. He is accompanied by his deputy and a delegation of experts. The Russian delegation will begin their negotiations with a team of Iranians headed by Ahmad Fayaz-Bakhsh, the deputy director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran. Reznikov will begin inspecting...

2008-08-29 09:00:56

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...

2006-01-13 15:07:48

By Boris Groendahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Tehran's new ambassador to the U.N. nuclear watchdog said on Friday that Iran would only enrich uranium on a small scale for research, but a U.S. think-tank warned that this could help Tehran acquire a bomb by 2009. The think-tank said the research would close a major gap in Iran's nuclear know-how. Iran denies seeking nuclear weapons. Aliasghar Soltaniyeh, who took charge of nuclear research at the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran shortly...

2006-01-13 10:25:26

By Boris Groendahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Tehran's new ambassador to the U.N. nuclear watchdog said on Friday that Iran would only enrich uranium on a small scale for research, but a U.S. think-tank warned that this could help Tehran acquire get a bomb by 2009. The think-tank said the research would close a major gap in Iran's nuclear know-how. Iran denies seeking nuclear weapons. Aliasghar Soltaniyeh, who took charge of nuclear research at the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran shortly...

2006-01-04 22:39:45

By Carol Giacomo, Diplomatic Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States, confronting Iran over its nuclear program, has imposed sanctions on two Iranian companies it accuses of aiding the country's atomic ambitions, U.S. officials said on Wednesday. Two affiliates of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran -- the Novin Energy Company and the Mesbah Energy Company -- have been targeted under a presidential executive order that allows company assets held by U.S. persons or...

2006-01-03 12:25:00

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran announced on Tuesday it would resume atomic fuel research and development next week, raising the specter of a fresh showdown with the West which suspects Tehran wants nuclear technology to build bombs. The news coincided with strong hints from Iran's Foreign Ministry that Tehran would reject a Russian compromise proposal aimed at defusing Iran's nuclear row with the West. The two developments were likely to spark renewed calls from Washington...

2006-01-03 12:18:51

By Mark Heinrich VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran told the International Atomic Energy Agency on Tuesday that it would resume suspended nuclear-fuel research on January 9, a move likely to alarm the West which believes Tehran is seeking to make atom bombs. IAEA Secretary-General Mohamed ElBaradei informed the 35 countries on the U.N. watchdog agency's board that it had received a note from Iran and is seeking clarification about its implications, the IAEA said in a statement. Mohammad...

2006-01-03 10:52:00

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran announced on Tuesday it would resume atomic fuel research and development next week, raising the spectre of a fresh showdown with the West which suspects Tehran wants nuclear technology to build bombs. The news coincided with strong hints from Iran's Foreign Ministry that Tehran would reject a Russian compromise proposal aimed at defusing Iran's nuclear row with the West. The two developments were likely to spark renewed calls from Washington...

2006-01-03 10:00:00

VIENNA -- The International Atomic Energy Agency received a note from Iran on Tuesday saying it would resumed its suspended nuclear fuel research on January 9, a Western diplomat said. He told Reuters that IAEA Secretary-General Mohamed ElBaradei had informed the 35 countries on the U.N. watchdog agency's board about Iran's note and said he was seeking clarifications about its implications. Mohammad Saeedi, deputy head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, had announced earlier in the day...


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