Iran's heavy water stock exceeds authorized limit: IAEA

World Nov 19, 2019

Iran's heavy water stock exceeds authorized limit: IAEA

The U.N.'s nuclear watchdog said Monday that Iran's stock of heavy water for reactors has surpassed the limit set under its agreement with world powers. The International Atomic Energy Agency said in a statement that Iran's heavy water production plant was in operation and that ...

Trump says he will not impose uranium import quotas

World Jul 14, 2019

Trump says he will not impose uranium import quotas

U.S. President Donald Trump says he will not impose quotas on importing uranium, backing away from a possible trade confrontation and breaking with a Commerce Department assessment that America's use of foreign uranium raises national security concerns. The decision is unusual for Trump, who has ...

World Jul 8, 2019

Iran to face more 'isolation and sanctions,' says top U.S. envoy

Iran will face further sanctions in response to its expected breach Sunday of a uranium enrichment cap, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said. "Iran's latest expansion of its nuclear program will lead to further isolation and sanctions," the top U.S. diplomat said on Twitter. Iran ...

Trump warns Iran that threats will 'come back to bite you'

World / Politics Jul 4, 2019

Trump warns Iran that threats will 'come back to bite you'

U.S. President Donald Trump warned Iran Wednesday its threats could "come back to bite" after Tehran vowed to exceed the maximum uranium enrichment level allowed by a landmark 2015 nuclear accord. "Iran has just issued a New Warning. Rouhani says that they will Enrich Uranium ...

Trump weighs limits on uranium imports after security risk found

Business Jun 21, 2019

Trump weighs limits on uranium imports after security risk found

The U.S. Commerce Department has recommended the White House take steps to protect the domestic production of uranium after finding the nation's reliance on imports was a national security risk, according to three people briefed on the matter. Among the trade remedies recommended is to ...