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Iran says it has breached 2015 nuclear deal's uranium stockpile limit

Zarif confirmed that Iran had exceeded the relevant limit of 300 kg of uranium hexafluoride (UF6)

Reuters 

Iran has breached the limit of its enriched uranium stockpile set in a 2015 deal with major powers, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday, according to the ISNA news agency, defying a warning by European co-signatories to stick to the deal despite US sanctions. Zarif confirmed that Iran had exceeded the relevant limit of 300 kg of uranium hexafluoride (UF6), but Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said Iran's steps to decrease its commitments to the nuclear deal were "reversible". The International Atomic Energy agency (IAEA) said that its ...

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First Published: Mon, July 01 2019. 18:26 IST
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