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  5/27/2012, Sivan 6, 5772

Iran Intends to Add Another Reactor at Bushehr

Chairman Fereydoun Abbasi-Davani of Iran's atomic energy organization announced, Sunday, that the Tehran government intends to build another reactor at Bushehr. He said that construction of the thousand megawatt reactor will begin next year. Dani said there is no reason for Iran to meet international demands and waive its "natural right" to enrich uranium to a level of 20 percent. Twenty percent is the level required for atomic weapons.

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