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Iran’s secret uranium plant

Obama demands the nuclear facility be opened to inspectors


 

The leaders of the United States, Britain and France have denounced Iran after U.S. officials revealed that it has been hiding a secret uranium enrichment plant from UN inspectors. Speaking from the G20 summit in Pittsburgh, President Barack Obama issued an ultimatum demanding that IAEA inspectors be allowed to investigate the secret site. French President Nicholas Sarkozy and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown also condemned the rogue nation, Sarkozy threatened sanctions and Brown accused the country of “serial deception.” The revelation has sent tensions soaring in the lead up to seven nation talks scheduled between Iran and countries trying to tame its nuclear ambitions.

The Guardian


 
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