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  Tamuz 2, 5773 , 10/06/13

Iran: Heavy-Water Facility Dedicated at Arak Reactor

A festive dedication ceremony was held on Sunday for the heavy-water facility at Iran's Arak nuclear reactor with the participation of outgoing president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Experts feel that this is a tangible step toward producing a nuclear bomb via plutonium production, but the director of Iran's nuclear program, Fereydoun Abbasi, claims that the goal is only to manufacture drugs.

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