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  Cheshvan 29, 5773 , 14/11/12

Iran Ramps up Uranium Enrichment despite Sanctions

A new United Nations nuclear watchdog report is to reveal that Iran has completed installation of 2,700 centrifuges at its underground Fordo plant, enabling it to speed up production of 20 percent pure enriched uranium that could be used for manufacturing a nuclear weapon. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported in August that approximately 700 of 2000 centrifuges were in operation.
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