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  5/23/2014, Iyar 23, 5774

IAEA Says Iran Reduced its Nuclear Stockpile by 80%


Iran has sharply cut its most sensitive nuclear stockpile under an interim pact with world powers and has begun engaging with an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) investigation into suspected weapons research, the UN nuclear agency said on Friday, according to Reuters.

The IAEA, which is tasked with verifying that Iran is living up to its part of an interim six-month deal reached in November with six world powers, made clear in its latest report that Iran so far is undertaking the agreed steps to curb its nuclear program.

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