The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) got samples from a site in Tehran have revealed traces of uranium, adding to doubts about Iran’s activities.
Traces of uranium found in an undisclosed location in Iran
Two diplomats told Reuters the IAEA was investigating the origin of the uranium particles at the undisclosed location and asked Iran to
- provide an unsuccessful explanation.
- fueling tensions between Washington and Tehran again.
Israeli Prime Minister
Earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the site as a “secret nuclear store.”
Iran signed an agreement with six major countries in 2015, which limits its nuclear program in exchange for lifting sanctions.
Why did the deal disintegrate?
But the deal began to disintegrate after the United States withdrew from it last year, seeking to block Iranian oil trade to pressure Tehran to make greater security concessions.
Iran recently announced that it would not comply with another set of standards agreed in 2015.