VIENNA, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) -- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has started investigation on the possible military dimension of Iran's nuclear program, an agency official said Monday.
Speaking to reporters at the Vienna airport, IAEA Deputy Director General Tero Varjoranta said the nuclear watchdog has just taken the first step to investigate the long-existing suspicion.
Iran and the IAEA have recently agreed on seven practical measures to be implemented by Tehran by May 15 to promote the investigation of Iran's nuclear program.
Iran agrees on seven "practical steps" with IAEA
TEHRAN, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- Iran agreed to take seven "practical steps" in its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), according to a joint statement of Iran and the IAEA posted on the website of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) on Sunday.Full story
Iran says talks with IAEA "constructive"
TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- The fresh round of negotiations between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on bilateral cooperation was constructive, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said Saturday.
The talks between Iran and the IAEA, which started here on Saturday, was "good, constructive and moving forward," and the two sides will continue their "intense" negotiations on Sunday, Kamalvandi was quoted as saying by Press TV. Full story
IAEA officials arrive in Iran for cooperation talks
TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- Officials from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have arrived in Tehran for talks with Iranian officials on bilateral cooperation, Press TV reported on Saturday.
IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of Department of Safeguards Tero Tapio Varjoranta and two other officials arrived in Tehran on Friday, Behrouz Kamalvandi, the spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) was quoted as saying. Full story
Iran urges to stop pressuring Tehran over nuclear program
TEHRAN, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) -- The United States should abandon the illusion of pressuring Tehran as means to change its nuclear stance, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman was quoted as saying by Press TV on Friday.
The Islamic republic is standing firm on its inalienable rights and will never withdraw, Marzieh Afkham said, adding that the U.S. hostility will never force Tehran to give up its nuclear rights. Full story