TEHRAN, May 17 (Xinhua) -- An Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said Monday his country will continue enriching uranium to 20 percent itself, despite a swap deal signed just hours ago in which Iran has agreed to ship some most of its low enriched uranium to Turkey in exchange for 20 percent uranium needed for its Tehran reactor.
Iran signs nuclear swap deal with Turkey, Brazil
TEHRAN, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Iran signed a nuclear fuel swap agreement with Turkey and Brazil on Monday to avoid new sanctions over its controversial nuclear program, the semi-official Press TV reported. Full story
Iran agrees to ship low-enriched uranium to Turkey for swap
TEHRAN, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Iran will ship its low enriched uranium to Turkey in exchange for 20-percent uranium under a nuclear fuel swap agreement to be signed on Monday, an Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said. Full story
Iran, Turkey, Brazilian leaders discussing nuclear deal
TEHRAN, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Leaders from Iran, Turkey, and Brazil have opened their talks on a nuclear fuel swap deal which was agreed upon by the three sides on Sunday, local TV reported. Full story