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Iran building new production hall for centrifuges in mountains near Natanz


DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran has begun to build a hall in “the heart of the mountains” near its Natanz nuclear site for making advanced centrifuges, Iran’s nuclear chief said on Tuesday, aiming to replace a production hall at the facility hit by fire in July.

Iran said at the time that the fire was the result of sabotage and had caused significant damage that could slow the development of advanced uranium enrichment centrifuges.

“Due to the sabotage, it was decided to build a more modern, larger and more comprehensive hall in all dimensions in the heart of the mountain near Natanz. Of course, the work has begun,” said Ali Akbar Salehi, according to state TV.

Natanz is the centrepiece of Iran’s enrichment programme, which Tehran says is for peaceful purposes. Western intelligence agencies and the U.N.’s nuclear watchdog (IAEA) believe Iran had a coordinated, clandestine nuclear arms programme that it halted in 2003. Tehran denies ever seeking nuclear weapons.

The Natanz uranium-enrichment site, much of which is underground, is one of several Iranian facilities monitored by inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the U.N. nuclear watchdog.

A confrontation between arch foes Tehran and Washington has worsened since 2018, when U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew from Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal with major powers and reimposed sanctions that have crippled Iran’s economy.

Under the deal, Iran agreed to curb its nuclear programme in exchange for the removal of most international sanctions. In reaction to U.S. sanctions, Tehran has gradually distanced itself from the nuclear pact.

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Getting ready for new round of negotiations. This is building leverage for when they need to give up something.
 

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Getting ready for new round of negotiations. This is building leverage for when they need to give up something.
A better strategy is to build the bomb and then negotiate from position of strength......I hope the next president of Iran will have some balls to stand up to these repeated demands for negotiations...seems like every time Iran negotiates they lose more and gain nothing.....
 
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A better strategy is to build the bomb and then negotiate from position of strength......I hope the next president of Iran will have some balls to stand up to these repeated demands for negotiations...seems like every time Iran negotiates they lose more and gain nothing.....
Only a zionist would like to see a weak Iran without any nuclear capability. It is against the zionist interests if Iran obtains a nuclear weapon. So the current president of Iran is a pathetic loser and zionist jewish anti Iran slave
 

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A better strategy is to build the bomb and then negotiate from position of strength......I hope the next president of Iran will have some balls to stand up to these repeated demands for negotiations...seems like every time Iran negotiates they lose more and gain nothing.....
After all the claims of it being inhumane and against our beliefs, building an actual bomb is only paint us as a big liar.
 

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