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Iranian Opposition Exposes ‘Secret’ Nuclear Site Near Tehran

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The Arak IR-40 heavy water reactor in Iran. An Iranian opposition group claims Tehran is running a "secret" nuclear site. Photo: Nanking2012/Wikimedia Commons.

Yahoo/AFP – An exiled Iranian opposition group Tuesday accused Tehran of running a “secret” uranium enrichment site close to Tehran, which it said violated ongoing talks with global powers on a nuclear deal.

“Despite the Iranian regime’s claims that all of its enrichment activities are transparent … it has in fact been engaged in research and development with advanced centrifuges at a secret nuclear site called Lavizan-3,” said Alireza Jafarzadeh, deputy director of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI).

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