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Iran says damage at nuclear site 'significant'

Jul 06, 2020 - 12:50 PM

'There were no victims... but the damage is significant on a financial level,' Iranian Atomic Energy Organization spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi says

DAMAGED. A handout picture provided by Iran's Atomic Energy Organization shows a warehouse after it was damaged at the Natanz facility, one of Iran's main uranium enrichment plants, south of the capital Tehran on July 2, 2020. Handout photo by Iran Atomic Organization (aeoinews)/AFP

North Korea likely has more plutonium than previously thought – US monitor

Jul 15, 2017 - 2:29 PM

Increased thermal activity is noted at Yongbyon s uranium enrichment facility but it is unclear whether this indicated a push to increase supplies possibly for weapons or if it is part of maintenance operations

Nun, 84, gets 3 years in US prison for nuclear break-in

Feb 19, 2014 - 3:52 PM

Sister Megan Rice 84 cut through fences and several layers of security at the Y 12 National Security Complex in Tennessee along with two other members of Transform Now Plowshares in July 2012

Finnish police 'regrets' putting Putin on criminal blacklist

Apr 11, 2013 - 8:57 PM

Putin s name was added to Finland s criminal database two weeks ago and was deleted after it was revealed by the local media