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Explosion at Iran’s main nuclear facilities in Natanz was part of controlled test

An explosion at Iran’s main nuclear facilities in Natanz was part of a controlled test, state media reported. The facility had previously been a victim of targeted sabotage attacks. A major explosion and flash of light in the sky were reported around 8:15pm local time on Saturday in Badroud, 20km from where the enrichment facilities […]

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Iran blames Israel for Natanz nuclear plant sabotage incident

Iran blames regional arch-foe Israel for a sabotage incident at its key Natanz nuclear site and will exact revenge, state TV quoted its foreign minister as saying. Iran’s semi-official Nournews website said the person who caused an electricity outage in one of the production halls at the underground uranium enrichment plant had been identified. “Necessary […]

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Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility hit by act of ‘nuclear terrorism’

An incident at Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility on Sunday was caused by an act of “nuclear terrorism”, the country’s nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi said, according to state TV. “The action taken against the Natanz site shows the failure of the opposition to Iran’s industrial and political progress to prevent the significant development of Iran’s […]