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President Ahmadinejad inaugurates 5th nuclear achievements festival

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, April 9, IRNA -- Fifth nuclear festival marking the anniversary of national nuclear technology opened here on Saturday in the presence of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

The ceremony was attended by Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi and Head of Iran’s Nuclear Energy Organization Fereydoun Abbasi.

During the event, Abbasi presented a report on the latest nuclear achievements of the country.

Thanks to the main achievements in the field of nuclear energy in Iran since 2006, High Cultual Revolution Council designated April 9 as the ‘National Day of Nuclear Technology’.

In a special ceremony in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, in the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), the eight Imam of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) Household, in April 2006, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced that Iran has joined the nuclear countries club.

Islamic Republic News Agency/IRNA NewsCode: 30330796

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