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Salehi:Bushehr power plant manifestation of Iran-Russia cooperation

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Bushehr, August 21, IRNA -- Head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization Ali-Akbar Salehi said on Saturday that commissioning of Bushehr nuclear power plant is manifestation of close cooperation between Iran and Russia.

Salehi made the remarks at a joint press conference with the Head of the state nuclear energy corporation of Russia Sergei Kiriyenko in Bushehr on Saturday.

Bushehr nuclear power plant will prepare the ground for boarder cooperation between Tehran and Moscow, he said.

Salehi also thanked the Russian nation and government for their significat role in implementing such a strategic project and said the grave task was accomplished under wise leadership of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution.

Bushehr nuclear power plant is unique in the world because it has employed a mixture of eastern and western technological know-how, he said.

Bushehr nuclear power plant is regarded as symbol of patience and resistance of the Iranian nation in attaining its ideal aspirations, Salehi said.

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End News / IRNA / News Code 1290939



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