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Implementation day for JCPOA

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18 January 2016

JCPOA_Implementation_Day_(D_Calma-IAEA)-48Implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) between Iran and the E3/EU+3 countries has begun after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) confirmed that Iran had taken all the necessary measures. New technology will play a key role in the IAEA's Iranian monitoring activities.

IAEA adopts final assessment on Iranian nuclear program

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16 December 2015

Yukiya_Amano_IAEA_board_Dec15_(Calma-IAEA)-48The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) board of governors has adopted a resolution on director general Yukiya Amano's final assessment report on possible military dimensions to Iran's nuclear program, which found no credible indications of any nuclear weapons development in the country after 2009.

Iran removes centrifuges from enrichment plants

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19 November 2015

Iran has removed numerous centrifuges and related infrastructure from its uranium enrichment plants at Natanz and Fordow since adopting the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in October, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) latest safeguards report.

USA applauds Iran's uranium shipment to Russia

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29 December 2015

US Secretary of State John Kerry has described yesterday's shipment of more than 11 tonnes (25,000 pounds) of low-enriched uranium materials from Iran to Russia as "one of the most significant steps" the Middle Eastern country has taken toward fulfilling its commitments under the nuclear accord it signed with world powers earlier this year.

Russia resumes nuclear technology exports to Iran

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24 November 2015

Russia-Iran November 2015 - 48Russian companies can again supply products, services and funds to support Iran's civilian uranium enrichment program following President Vladimir Putin's signing of a decree yesterday. The decree was issued on the same day as Putin arrived in Tehran on an official visit, during which he held talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the country's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, and attended the Gas Exporting Countries Forum.

Iranian nuclear action plan comes into effect

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19 October 2015

Yesterday marked Adoption Day of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the international agreement limiting Iran's nuclear program in return for the lifting of economic sanctions. All participants in the agreement will now prepare for the implementation of their respective commitments.