Latest Natanz Stories
By Francois Murphy and Louis Charbonneau VIENNA (Reuters) - A threat by Iran to resume uranium enrichment may have little substance behind it since Tehran has not yet mastered the technology to produce the high-quality gas required, Western diplomats say.
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran on Sunday warned the board of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) against sending its atomic case to the U.N. Security Council, hinting such a move could prompt Tehran to start uranium enrichment.
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's new chief nuclear negotiator has said further talks can resolve its atomic standoff with the West, while insisting that Tehran will not give up its plans to develop a full nuclear fuel cycle.
By Alireza Ronaghi TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's conservative media praised on Tuesday Tehran's decision to resume uranium conversion and many newspapers looked forward to the restarting of all nuclear activities. "Iran's nuclear heart starts ticking," said the front-page headline of Hemayat daily.
By Parisa Hafezi TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran will resume some key work on its nuclear fuel cycle regardless of what European diplomats propose to defuse a dispute over Tehran's atomic ambitions, Iran's president said on Wednesday.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.