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IAEA: Iran almost ready to start enriching uranium to 60% purity

IAEA: Iran almost ready to start enriching uranium to 60% purity

UN atomic watchdog says Iran is almost ready to start enriching uranium to 60% purity at Natanz.Elad Benari, 15/04/2021 06:40
Blinken: Iran's uranium enrichment is 'provocative'

Blinken: Iran's uranium enrichment is 'provocative'

Secretary of State blasts Iran’s announcement that it intends to begin enriching uranium at 60% purity.Elad Benari, 15/04/2021 03:58
US still committed to nuclear negotiations with Iran

US still committed to nuclear negotiations with Iran

White House criticizes Tehran's "provocative" statement that it will ramp up uranium enrichment but says it remains committed to talks.Elad Benari, 14/04/2021 05:36
What is going on in Iran? Cyber experts weigh in

What is going on in Iran? Cyber experts weigh in

Iran’s Natanz nuclear site suffered an electrical disturbance just hours after starting up new advanced centrifuges used to enrich uranium.Akiva Spiegelman, 11/04/2021 16:25
Iranian official: We have produced 55 kg of 20% enriched uranium

Iranian official: We have produced 55 kg of 20% enriched uranium

Official at Atomic Energy Organization of Iran says the country has made 55 kg of uranium enriched to up to 20% since January.Elad Benari, 08/04/2021 04:38
IAEA: Iran enriching uranium with new batch of advanced centrifuges

IAEA: Iran enriching uranium with new batch of advanced centrifuges

New IAEA report finds Iran is again breaching its 2015 deal with world powers.Elad Benari, 02/04/2021 01:15
IAEA: Iran enriching uranium with advanced centrifuge

IAEA: Iran enriching uranium with advanced centrifuge

UN nuclear watchdog says Iran has started enriching uranium at Natanz plant with second type of advanced centrifuge.Elad Benari, 17/03/2021 02:15
Iran using advanced IR-2M centrifuges to enrich uranium in violation of nuclear deal

Iran using advanced IR-2M centrifuges to enrich uranium in violation of nuclear deal

International Atomic Energy Agency reports Iran feeding uranium into third cascade of IR-2M centrifuges at Natanz underground facility.Gary Willig, 08/03/2021 20:20
IAEA: Iran has started enriching uranium at up to 20% purity

IAEA: Iran has started enriching uranium at up to 20% purity

International Atomic Energy Agency reports Iran has added 17.6 kilograms of uranium enriched up to 20% to its stockpile.Elad Benari, 24/02/2021 00:05
Khamenei threatens to enrich uranium up to 60%

Khamenei threatens to enrich uranium up to 60%

Iranian Supreme Leader says Islamic Republic will "not back down on the nuclear issue."Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2021 20:50
Russia urges Iran to show 'restraint' as it enriches uranium

Russia urges Iran to show 'restraint' as it enriches uranium

Russia urges Iran to show restraint after it starts producing uranium metal in latest breach of 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.Elad Benari, 12/02/2021 04:08
Iran starts work on uranium metal-based fuel

Iran starts work on uranium metal-based fuel

The move marks Iran’s latest breach of the nuclear deal it signed with six major powers in 2015.Elad Benari, 14/01/2021 06:20
EU alarmed by Iran's accelerated uranium enrichment activities

EU alarmed by Iran's accelerated uranium enrichment activities

EU 'regrets worrying steps by Iran,' after IAEA chief estimates Iran can process 10 kilos of 20% enriched uranium per month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 08:25
Iran: We can enrich uranium at 90% capacity

Iran: We can enrich uranium at 90% capacity

Spokesman for Atomic Energy Organization of Iran boasts about his country's uranium enrichment capability.Elad Benari, 08/01/2021 06:16
Iran officially announces resumption of uranium enrichment

Iran officially announces resumption of uranium enrichment

Iranian Foreign Minister: Our measures are fully reversible when all sides comply with 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 05/01/2021 03:58
Iran tells IAEA it will enrich uranium at 20%

Iran tells IAEA it will enrich uranium at 20%

Iran tells UN nuclear watchdog it intends to enrich uranium to up to 20% purity.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/01/2021 20:12
IAEA chief: Iran doesn't have enough uranium for one bomb at this stage

IAEA chief: Iran doesn't have enough uranium for one bomb at this stage

IAEA chief says Iran continues to enrich uranium but does not at this stage have enough enriched uranium to make one nuclear bomb.Elad Benari, 12/10/2020 04:53
Iranian official: We can enrich uranium at any percentage

Iranian official: We can enrich uranium at any percentage

Deputy head of Iran's nuclear agency: Should the authorities decide to do so, we will be able to enrich uranium at any percentage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2020 06:43
Iran says it will unveil new centrifuges

Iran says it will unveil new centrifuges

Deputy head of Iran’s nuclear agency says new generation of uranium enrichment centrifuges will be unveiled "in the near future".Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 05:41
Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

France, Germany, United Kingdom and EU concerned over IAEA report confirming Iran is violating nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 12/11/2019 02:03
IAEA report: Uranium particles found at Iranian site

IAEA report: Uranium particles found at Iranian site

UN nuclear watchdog says uranium particles detected at site in Iran identified by Netanyahu as "secret atomic warehouse".Elad Benari, 11/11/2019 23:52
Iran: We can enrich uranium up to 60%

Iran: We can enrich uranium up to 60%

Iranian official says the country has the capacity to enrich uranium up to 60%, far more than required for civilian uses.Elad Benari, 10/11/2019 04:22
IAEA: Iran not cooperating with probe of nuclear warehouse

IAEA: Iran not cooperating with probe of nuclear warehouse

IAEA top inspector says Iran is not cooperating in investigation into uranium particles discovered in warehouse identified by Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 08/11/2019 00:39
IAEA confirms Iran in violation of nuclear deal

IAEA confirms Iran in violation of nuclear deal

UN atomic watchdog says even preparation to enrich uranium is a violation of the 2015 nuclear deal by Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2019 21:50
Iran's atomic organization confirms uranium enrichment at Fordow

Iran's atomic organization confirms uranium enrichment at Fordow

Atomic Energy Organization of Iran confirms earlier reports that Iran injected uranium gas into centrifuges at Fordow.Elad Benari, 07/11/2019 00:06
EU concerned over Iran's uranium enrichment

EU concerned over Iran's uranium enrichment

European Union urges Iran to reverse its activities that violate its commitments to 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 06/11/2019 06:06
'Iran's uranium enrichment a big step in the wrong direction'

'Iran's uranium enrichment a big step in the wrong direction'

US State Department condemns Iran's expansion of uranium enrichment activities.Elad Benari, 06/11/2019 00:55
Netanyahu: Israel will never allow Iran to build nuclear weapons

Netanyahu: Israel will never allow Iran to build nuclear weapons

PM responds to Iranian intention to enrich uranium to 5% at Fordow nuclear facility.Gary Willig, 05/11/2019 21:14
Iran to enrich uranium to 5%

Iran to enrich uranium to 5%

Islamic Republic announces further violations of nuclear deal at  Fordow nuclear facility.Gary Willig, 05/11/2019 20:57
Iran to start using advanced centrifuges 'within weeks'

Iran to start using advanced centrifuges 'within weeks'

Iran's nuclear chief says the country will start using a new array of advanced centrifuges for enriching uranium.Elad Benari, 08/10/2019 06:09
Iran: We can resume uranium enrichment within two days

Iran: We can resume uranium enrichment within two days

Iranian official says his country is capable of resuming production of 20% enriched uranium within two days.Elad Benari, 04/09/2019 03:07
Trump: Sanctions on Iran to increase substantially

Trump: Sanctions on Iran to increase substantially

US President says Iran has been secretly enriching uranium even before announcement it would violate limits imposed under nuclear deal.Gary Willig, 10/07/2019 17:37
Zarif: US, Israeli demands will lead to accelerated enrichment

Zarif: US, Israeli demands will lead to accelerated enrichment

Iranian Foreign Minister says US and Israeli demands for zero enrichment of uranium by his country will backfire.Elad Benari, 10/07/2019 05:41
EU condemns Iranian uranium enrichment

EU condemns Iranian uranium enrichment

Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, the UK, and the EU issue joint statement calling on Iran to return to its commitments under JCPOA.Gary Willig, 09/07/2019 16:39
Trump: Iran better be careful

Trump: Iran better be careful

US President warns Islamic Republic after its announcement that it would expand its uranium enrichment. "Iran's doing a lot of bad things".Elad Benari, 08/07/2019 00:08
Iran to increase uranium enrichment to 5%

Iran to increase uranium enrichment to 5%

Iran will officially announce on Sunday that it is violating nuclear deal by increasing uranium enrichment to 5%.Elad Benari, 07/07/2019 05:20
Iran: We will exceed enriched uranium limit

Iran: We will exceed enriched uranium limit

Source says Iran will exceed enriched uranium limit set in 2015 deal due to failure of talks with remaining signatories.Ben Ariel, 30/06/2019 06:12
Israel identifying accelerated uranium enrichment by Iran

Israel identifying accelerated uranium enrichment by Iran

TV report: While Iran says it is willing to discuss the nuclear agreement, it is accelerating its uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/06/2019 22:05
Iran claims to have quadrupled uranium enrichment

Iran claims to have quadrupled uranium enrichment

Iranian official says country enriching uranium at a greatly accelerated rate, no longer accepts any restrictions on enrichment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2019 18:53
Iran ready to boost uranium enrichment, says official

Iran ready to boost uranium enrichment, says official

Spokesman for Iran's Atomic Energy Organization says country is ready to increase the level of its uranium enrichment to 20 percent.Elad Benari, 11/02/2019 04:42
Iran taking 'preliminary steps' to restart uranium enrichment

Iran taking 'preliminary steps' to restart uranium enrichment

Iran's nuclear chief said country taking preliminary steps to design uranium fuel with a purity of 20 percent.Elad Benari, 14/01/2019 00:06
Iran threatens to ramp up uranium enrichment

Iran threatens to ramp up uranium enrichment

Iran says it will begin uranium enrichment beyond previous levels if the remaining parties fail to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 06/09/2018 05:07
Iran reopens uranium enrichment plant

Iran reopens uranium enrichment plant

Iran reopens nuclear plant that was idle for nine years as it prepares to increase uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, 29/06/2018 00:05
Pompeo: We won't allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon

Pompeo: We won't allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon

Secretary of State says Washington watching reports on Iran's plan to increase its uranium enrichment capacity.Elad Benari, 07/06/2018 00:36
EU: Iran's uranium enrichment doesn't breach deal

EU: Iran's uranium enrichment doesn't breach deal

European Union says first assessment finds Iran's uranium enrichment plan does not breach its commitments under 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 06/06/2018 06:03
'Iran's uranium enrichment is part of plot to annihilate Israel'

'Iran's uranium enrichment is part of plot to annihilate Israel'

PM vows that Israel will prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, says Tehran pursuing expanded uranium enrichment to destroy Israel.David Rosenberg, 05/06/2018 14:58
Liberman: Iran is panicking

Liberman: Iran is panicking

Defense Minister says Khamenei's threats to increase uranium enrichment are 'a sign of hysteria and mass panic among Iranian leadership.'Uzi Baruch, 05/06/2018 14:02
Iran to increase its uranium enrichment capacity

Iran to increase its uranium enrichment capacity

Iran to inform IAEA over its start of a process to increase the country’s uranium enrichment capacity, says spokesman.Elad Benari, 05/06/2018 01:46
Top Iranian official threatens uranium enrichment

Top Iranian official threatens uranium enrichment

Top adviser to Khamenei says Iran could resume its uranium enrichment in the wake of the U.S. withdrawal from 2015 nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 31/05/2018 06:38
Iran May be Allowed to Enrich Uranium

Iran May be Allowed to Enrich Uranium

Diplomats say the United States and Iran are discussing a compromise that would let Iran keep much of its uranium-enriching technology.Elad Benari, 04/02/2015 06:12
Iran Wants to Expand Enrichment Program

Iran Wants to Expand Enrichment Program

Iran reveals some of its demands in nuclear talks with West as it admits "substantial differences" remain between the sides.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2014 05:46
Officials: Iran Eased its Demands, Deal Not Close

Officials: Iran Eased its Demands, Deal Not Close

Western diplomats say Iran has reduced its demands in talks, but reaching a deal by July 20 won't be easy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2014 03:14
Iran Threatens to Resume Enrichment if Talks Fail

Iran Threatens to Resume Enrichment if Talks Fail

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister: It's possible to reach an agreement with the West, but if not we'll resume uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, 13/06/2014 05:13
Iranian Lawmakers Threaten to Increase Enrichment

Iranian Lawmakers Threaten to Increase Enrichment

Responding to American sanctions threats, Iranians draft bill that would increase uranium enrichment to a 60% level.Elad Benari, 26/12/2013 06:13
U.S. May Consider Allowing Iran Some Enrichment

U.S. May Consider Allowing Iran Some Enrichment

Wendy Sherman says U.S. would consider a "limited, modest enrichment program" in final deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 05/12/2013 06:16
House Concerned Over Uranium Enrichment

House Concerned Over Uranium Enrichment

U.S. lawmakers concerned about Iran's ability to continue enriching uranium, say the Obama administration gave Iran too much in Geneva.Elad Benari, 05/12/2013 04:41
Report: U.S. May Let Iran Continue Enriching

Report: U.S. May Let Iran Continue Enriching

The White House is examining ways to enable Iran to have its own “domestic” uranium enrichment program.Elad Benari, 04/12/2013 05:13