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  9/18/2013, Tishrei 14, 5774

Iran Atomic Energy Agency: Breakthrough by March 2014

Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran's Atomic Energy Agency, has been quoted by Iranian news sources that he promises to reach an understanding on its nuclear programby March of 2014.

"We expect in the near future we will see the beginning of a process of progress," he said. Iranian official denied reports that Iran may agree to close the Fordo enrichment facility near Qom. "It's not a likely thing," he explained.