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Iran reacts to US false newsmaking on IR5 centrifuges

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, Nov 11, IRNA -- Foreign Ministry Spokesperson said IR5 centrifuges are among ordinary machines of Iran Atomic Energy Organization (IAEO) tests of which started before Geneva agreement and have continued after the agreement, too.

The spokesperson was reacting to statements by US Secretary of State spokesman.

According to the report of Foreign Ministry Media Department on Tuesday evening, Marziyeh Afkham stressed that the centrifuges were tested again last April which was upon research programs of the IAEO.

She said that all IAEA reports in the past seven months confirmed Irans commitment to Geneva agreement and no violation of the agreement has ever been reported.

Afkham continued that raising such issues is just false newsmaking and has no importance, adding that the machines would be tested whenever needed and the testing would stop whenever there is no need.

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