Nov 19, 2015

Iran cutting down on some, but not all nuclear technology: U.N.

Iran has started cutting back on some nuclear technology that could be re-engineered to make nuclear weapons in line with a deal with six world powers, a U.N. nuclear agency report said. However, diplomats familiar with the report said that the country is keeping ...

Sep 15, 2015

Japan pledges open info-sharing at IAEA on Fukushima No. 1

Japan’s nuclear energy promotion chief vowed in Vienna on Monday to continue work to decommission the reactors and contain the water crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in a transparent manner. In his speech at the annual meeting of the International ...

Kazakhstan to host first nuclear fuel bank to assist nonproliferation

Aug 28, 2015

Kazakhstan to host first nuclear fuel bank to assist nonproliferation

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Kazakhstan signed an agreement Thursday to locate the world’s first bank of low-enriched uranium in the ex-Soviet nation to ensure fuel supplies for power stations and prevent nuclear proliferation. The storage facility, set to become fully operational ...

Aug 28, 2015

IAEA says Iran broadly complying with nuclear accords

Iran is broadly complying with agreements on curtailing its nuclear program, the International Atomic Energy Agency reported Thursday in its first update since last month’s deal between Tehran and world powers. It noted concern, however, with an Iranian military site where nuclear weapons work ...