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Natanz Nuclear Facility to move forward with utmost speed: AEOI

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Wed / 14 April 2021 / 15:15

Tehran (ISNA) – Pointing to the recent terror act in Natanz facility demonstrates the frustration of the enemies, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) stressed Natanz Fuel Enrichment Plant will move forward with utmost speed towards the set targets.

"Sanctions, nuclear scientists terror, destruction in Natanz centrifuge assembly center and recent terror act in such facilities all demonstrate the frustration of the enemies and will power of I.R of Iran nuclear scientists have turned all such unwise acts into desperation," AEOI announced in a tweet on Wednesday.

"Natanz Nuclear Facility will move forward with utmost speed towards the set targets, and if deemed necessary, Iranian scientists will show the world again to witness Iran's scientific might in nuclear technology," it added.

"Determination of Iranian scientists remains intact," AEOI stressed.

Following the incident, Iran's deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araghchi who is in Vienna to participate in a new round of talks with the P4+1 and the EU representative within the framework of the JCPOA Joint Commission announced the start of 60% enrichment on Tuesday afternoon.

After the announcement of the start of 60% enrichment in Natanz, Iran's permanent representative to Vienna-based international organizations Kazem Gharibabadi said that the country expects to accumulate the product next week.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani also said that the 60% enrichment and launch of IR6 are a response to wickedness in Natanz.

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