#AceWorldNews – VIENNA – April 09 – Source at the P5+1 Iranian delegation has stated that Iran is determined to eliminate the international community’s concerns over the heavy water reactor in Arak.
“The Arak reactor is one of the important issues that we are discussing in Vienna,” the source said. “Iran has agreed to lift the existing concerns.”
The source added that both processes and technical facilities would undergo change.
What the exact changes will be will be known in the very near future …….. more
#AceWorldNews The five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany (P5+1) and Iran have agreed to hold a new round of nuclear talks in Vienna on April 7-9.
World powers and the Islamic Republic agreed to the latest round of negotiations following two days of “substantive” talks in the Austrian capital, European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said on Wednesday.
Ashton said the seven states had discussed Iranians contentious uranium enrichment program, the country’s Arak heavy water reactor and Western sanctions against Tehran during negotiations held over the last two days.
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#AceWorldNews Iranian nuclear officials have neutralized several plots to sabotage the country’s atomic industry, including at the Arak heavy water reactor, which is still under construction, local media report.
Asghar Zarean, a senior official in charge of nuclear security at the International Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said Saturday that Tehran’s domestic intelligence agencies uncovered a number of plots over the past few months.
“Several cases of industrial sabotage have been neutralized in the past few months before achieving the intended damage, including sabotage at a part of the IR-40 facility at Arak,” the organization said, according to the semi-official Fars News Agency.
#AceWorldNews says `Iran steps up to cooperate with UN Nuclear Bomb Probe, to Assure IAEA that they do not intend `Designing Atomic Weapons“
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The UN’s nuclear agency revealed Sunday that Iran moved towards cooperation in terms of allegations that it is designing atomic weapons.
The development could significantly impact upcoming negotiations in Vienna – due to start February 18 – between Iran and the six world powers.
Iran had earlier promised to clear up “any ambiguities” regarding its uranium enrichment program.
On Saturday, Iran resumed talks with the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). In line with the framework, Iran is expected to take six practical measures by this Tuesday – including an additional IAEA visit to an unfinished heavy-water reactor at Arak and another inspection of Gachin Mine in Bandar Abbas Port in southern Iran.