IAEA team visit Iran’s Gachin mine

Tehran, Jan 31: The inspectors of the UN nuclear watchdog — International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) — visited Iran’s Gachin yellow cake mine, which produces yellowcake uranium for conversion to nuclear fuel, a media report said Thursday.

However, no details were released and no comment was made about the Wednesday visit of the IAEA inspectors to Gachin, Xinhua reported.

The latest inspection was carried in line with implementing an agreement signed between the Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran’s (AEOI) and the IAEA in Tehran in Nov 11, 2013.

IAEA inspectors also visited the Arak heavy water production plant Dec 8, 2013, as a part of the agreement.

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