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Iran able to reach 20% enrichment in 2 days: Nuclear official

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, April 9, IRNA -- Iran is able to conduct 20 percent enrichment of uranium in two days, said the spokesman of the Iran Atomic Energy Agency (AEOI) on Monday.

'We can enrich uranium in four, even two, days,' said Behrouz Kamalvandi on the sidelines of the visit of the Iranian and Russian parliaments' speakers.

Saying that Iran has 1,600 active centrifuges in Fordo, he noted that the centrifuges have not been injected with gas.

He also said that Iran had two wings in Fordo, one which was untouched and the other one had 20% enrichment; 'now, we can have the enrichment in the same wing'.


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