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  4/8/2012, Nisan 16, 5772

Head of Program: We'll Continue Nuclear Development


Doctor Fereydoon Abbasi Davani, the head of Iran's nuclear development program, declared, Sunday, that the program will continue. Dr. Davani said, "Iran does not intend to step back from its uranium enrichment at a level of 20 percent." He stressed, "The nuclear facility at Fordo will continue to function, in spite of the demands of the powers to close it."

Davani added, "We will continue to enrich uranium in order to produce nuclear fuel from it, in conjunction with our needs and the demands of the core in Tehran, as well as an additional research facility which we will establish in the future."