Russia suspends research project at Iranian nuclear site after Tehran resumes uranium enrichment in response to US pressure

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The Russian research project at Iran’s Fordow nuclear site has been put on hold, after Tehran resumed uranium enrichment. The US earlier said it will be revoking the sanctions waiver for the facility. TVEL, a company that is part of Russia’s atomic agency Rosatom, said on Thursday that its work to convert Fordow to the production of radioactive isotopes for medical purposes has been suspended. “The enrichment of uranium and the production of stable isotopes can’t be carried out in the same space, since trace amounts of uranium, incompatible with the use of the resulting isotopes for medical purposes, will inevitably appear in the air a

Russia suspends research project at Iranian nuclear site after Tehran resumes uranium enrichment in response to US pressure