The spokesman for Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has said the incident in Natanz nuclear facility caused no radiation leak as was claimed by certain opposition media and it did not affect the site’s normal enrichment activities.
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has stressed the need to enforce further restrictions in cities recognized as “red zones based on precise and completely smart estimates” to control the mounting number of COVID-19 infection.
An incident occurred at one of the under-construction sheds in Natanz nuclear facility in central Iran on Thursday morning causing no casualties or damage to the main site, said spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry has censured the long history of US crimes in the Persian Gulf region on the anniversary of shooting down of an Iranian passenger plane by the US Navy in 1988 which killed all 290 people on board, including 66 children.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi has said as long as the US officials speak of military option against Iran and postpone their withdrawal from the region, Iran will spare no legitimate effort to strengthen its defense infrastructure relying on domestic capabilities.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei ordered related bodies to investigate into the deadly explosion at a medical center in northern Tehran stressing the need for preventing the repetition of similar incidents in the future.
The Iranian government ordered a substantial reduction in tariffs imposed on imports of rice amid price hikes in the local market that came following a decision earlier this month to stop subsidizing rice imports.
Six new solar plants will come online in Fars Province in southern Iran on Thursday, marking another watershed in the country’s path to a decarbonized energy system and expanding its renewable portfolio.
President Hassan Rouhani said there is "no military solution" to Syria on Wednesday during a videoconference with his Russian and Turkish counterparts Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan about the war-torn country.