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October 26, 2013 2:00 pm

Officials: Iran Uranium Enrichment to 20% Continues

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President Hassan Rouhani. Photo: Iranian government.

Ynet – Diplomats accredited to the UN nuclear watchdog said on Friday they had no information to substantiate word from a senior Iranian parliamentarian that Tehran has halted its most sensitive atomic activity.

Iran’s enrichment of uranium to a fissile level of 20 percent is a major technical step taking it just short of the concentration needed for a nuclear weapon. Iran says it needs the material only to fuel a medical research reactor.

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