Nuclear: Iran could start enriching uranium even more

Ⓒ Iranian Presidency/AFP/Archives – HO – | Iranian President Hassan Rohani in Tehran, November 21, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rohani warned on Tuesday that his country could put an end to restrictions on its uranium enrichment activities, after Washington announced its withdrawal from Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal.

“I ordered the Iranian Atomic Energy Organization to take the necessary steps […] so that if necessary we resume the unlimited industrial enrichment,” Rohani said on television. Iranian. “We will wait a few weeks before implementing this decision,” according to the outcome of discussions between Tehran and other partners in the agreement, he added.

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