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Iraq is 'looking forward to restoring its position in nuclear science, which it occupied in the 1970s and 1980s', said the head of the country's nuclear body

The International Atomic Energy Agency is in wide-ranging talks with Saudi Arabia regarding its nuclear programme, as progress on a reactor in Riyadh nears completion.

UAE connects first Arab nuclear plant to power grid

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UAE connects first Arab nuclear plant to power grid

The UAE has announced that it has connected its nuclear power plant to the national grid.

UAE establishes first nuclear plant in the Arab world

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UAE establishes first nuclear plant in the Arab world

The UAE announced the successful running of its Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, calling it a 'historic milestone' for the Arab world

Israel's latest spy drama 'Tehran' explores nuclear tensions

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Israel's latest spy drama 'Tehran' explores nuclear tensions

The conservative press in Iran -- a country which strongly denies that its nuclear programme is for anything other than civilian use -- has ...

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Mysterious damage to Iran nuclear site could be Israel

An incident at a nuclear site in Iran has some guessing that it is connected to Israel.

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Trump prepared to 'support Israeli attack on Iran': Bolton

Bolton was fired by Trump as National Security Adviser almost a year ago.

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UK, France, Germany 'regret' latest US move on Iran

Britain, France and Germany "deeply regret" US decision to end three waivers covering key JCPOA nuclear projects in Iran.

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Iran will continue nuclear work despite US sanctions

Iran has disregarded warning from US and has vowed to continue developing nuclear activities.

Iran dismisses 'desperate' US move to end nuclear waivers

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Iran dismisses 'desperate' US move to end nuclear waivers

Tehran said the United States ended sanction waivers in a bid 'to distract public opinion from its continued defeats at the hands of Iran'.

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US ends sanction waivers on Iran's nuclear programs

The waivers had allowed Russian, European and Chinese companies to continue to work on Iran's civilian nuclear facilities without drawing ...

US extends Iran nuclear cooperation sanctions waivers

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US extends Iran nuclear cooperation sanctions waivers

Iran sanctions waivers relating to Russian, European and Chinese companies have been extended by the Trump administration.

Iran, Israel cooperated to destroy Iraq, says Jack Straw

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Iran, Israel cooperated to destroy Iraq, says Jack Straw

Blair-era minister Jack Straw has said that Iran and Israel cooperated to destroy Iraq during the 1980s, when the two states were once allies.

UAE to open first nuclear power plant in region

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UAE to open first nuclear power plant in region

The Barakah plant, located on the Gulf coast west of Abu Dhabi, is the first nuclear power plant in the region.

US hits Iran with new sanctions, keeps some exemptions

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US hits Iran with new sanctions, keeps some exemptions

The Trump administration announced new sanctions targeting the head of Iran's nuclear program and the agency he directs.

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UAE to 'go nuclear' in next few months

The first of the four nuclear reactors at the Barakah plant had been due to come online in late 2017, but was delayed several times.

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China's foreign minister accuses US of 'bullying practices'

In a meeting with Iran's foreign minister Mohamad Zarif in Beijing, Wan Yi slammed international "bullying practices", in an indirect attack on ...

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Six European countries join sanctions-busting system for Iran trade

The Paris-based INSTEX functions as a clearing house allowing Iran to continue to sell oil and import other products or services in exchange.

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US scraps civil nuclear cooperation waiver for Iran

Pompeo said he is cancellng one of four sanction waivers that allowed foreign companies to work with Iran.

Iran, Russia launch new phase of nuclear power <em>reactor</em>

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Iran, Russia launch new phase of nuclear power reactor

Tehran and Moscow inaugurated a new phase of construction for a second reactor at Iran's sole nuclear power plant in Bushehr on the ...

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Nuclear talks with Saudi Arabia going forward: US

Saudi Arabia and the United States are in talks to build Riyadh’s nuclear programme.

Deafening silence as Israel strikes multiple Arab states

Sana Uqba

Deafening silence as Israel strikes multiple Arab states

In recent months, Israel has ventured beyond its usual battlefields, conducting multiple airstrikes in neighbouring Syria, Lebanon and even ...

Israel uses its firepower, far and wide

Paul R. Pillar

Israel uses its firepower, far and wide

Comment: Israel's heightened military aggressiveness has multiple bad consequences, in addition to being an affront to the sovereignty of ...

US officials confirm Israel carrying out strikes in Iraq

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US officials confirm Israel carrying out strikes in Iraq

Intelligence officials have confirmed the recent string of unclaimed attacks against Shia militia bases in Iraq were carried out by Israel.

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