Tags: Iran | iran | nuclear

Iran Prepares for Start of Landmark Nuclear Deal

Sunday, 19 Jan 2014 07:04 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

TEHRAN, Iran — Ahead of the start of a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, an official in the Islamic Republic has called limiting uranium enrichment and diluting its stockpile the country's "most important commitments."

On Monday, Iran will open its nuclear facilities to international inspectors and limit its enrichment of uranium. In exchange, Iran will see some economic sanctions lifted by the West.

That's part of a deal struck in November between it and the so-called P5+1 countries — Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States.

Iranian state radio quoted Behrouz Kamalvandi, a spokesman of Iran's atomic department, saying Sunday that the "suspension of 20-percent enrichment of uranium — and the diluting of the current stockpile of enriched uranium — are the most important commitments of our country."

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Pentagon Says China Warplane in 'Dangerous' Intercept with US Jet

Friday, 22 Aug 2014 15:21 PM

A Chinese fighter jet flew perilously close to a U.S. military aircraft this week in a "very dangerous" incident in inte . . .

Voice, Image Give Clues in Hunt for Foley's Killer

Friday, 22 Aug 2014 09:43 AM

The Islamic militant in a video showing the death of American journalist James Foley took great care to disguise his ide . . .

Gen. Dempsey: ISIS Cannot be Defeated Without Going Into Syria

Friday, 22 Aug 2014 06:45 AM

At the heart of President Barack Obama's quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.The president . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved