Vienna (IP) – Iran's ambassador and permanent representative to international organizations in Vienna confirmed that the IAEA had approved uranium enrichment up to 60 percent at Natanz nuclear site.

Iran PressEurope: Kazem Gharibabadi stated that according to a report released by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Saturday, uranium enrichment up to 60 percent was confirmed at Iran's Natanz nuclear facility.

Following the recent sabotage attack on the Natanz nuclear facility in Iran, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) announced the installation of new centrifuges and an increase in the level of uranium enrichment up to 60%.

On Friday, 16 April, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi stated that the Iranian scientists had achieved 60% enriched uranium.

He noted: "The production of the current product is about 9 grams per hour. Although, the production of uranium with 60% enrichment will decrease and may reach 5 or 6 grams. At the same time, we have 20% enrichment. In fact, 20% and 60% enrichment is done at the same time."


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