Go Back   Club Conspiracy Forums > General Conspiracy Discussion > Opinions
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 01-12-2006, 10:36 AM
SeC SeC is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 2,251
Default Iran: U.S. can bid on nuclear plant


Iran: U.S. can bid on nuclear plant

Sunday, December 11, 2005; Posted: 8:05 a.m. EST (13:05 GMT)

TEHRAN, Iran (CNN) -- Iran will allow one of its fiercest critics, the United States, to bid on the construction of a nuclear plant, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman said Sunday in his weekly press briefing.

Hamid Reza Asefi said the United States can take part in international bidding to build the plant at Darkhoin in the southwestern province of Khuzestan, if it meets standards and quality expectations, the semi-official Fars News Agency reported.

Gholamreza Aghazadeh, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said Saturday the construction phase of the 360-megawatt light water nuclear plant had begun, Fars reported.

That plant, he said, will use fuel manufactured in Iran by Iranian specialists -- something that would involve the enrichment of uranium. The United States and the European Union have claimed Iran intends to enrich uranium to build nuclear weapons and have threatened to take Iran to the United Nations Security Council over its uranium enrichment program.

Iran denies working toward nuclear weapons, saying its goal is to produce civilian energy and it has a right to enrich uranium. Talks between Iran and the so-called "EU 3" -- Britain, France and Germany -- on the matter stalled in August.

Aghazadeh didn't say when uranium could be enriched at the Darkhoin plant but said the plant will take seven years to build.

Journalist Shirzad Bozorgmehr contributed to this report.

http://www.cnn.com/2005/WORLD/meast/12/11/iran.nuclear/index.html

Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Nuclear Holocaust The effects of the NWO 4 07-06-2008 01:07 PM
Halliburton Charged with Selling Nuclear Technologies to Iran SeC Opinions 0 09-19-2006 03:38 PM
Is Iran trying to build a nuclear bomb? Carbon General Conspiracy Discussion 7 05-07-2006 08:37 PM
Nuclear Bunker Buster Bombs against Iran: This Way Lies Madness Insider What is really going on? 0 03-17-2006 04:46 PM
NT set for nuclear waste dump igwt Oceania 2 12-07-2005 09:45 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:36 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.12
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.