This insistence on complete transparency is to avoid any possible international political sensitivities around enrichment, and Al Hammadi reiterated to Gulf News that any enrichment of nuclear fuel
in the UAE is ruled out.
We would limit, on a voluntary basis, the level of our enrichment of nuclear fuel
," he said.
At all stages the UAE has demonstrated the peaceful objectives of its program without ambiguity, including a voluntary commitment to forego the domestic enrichment of nuclear fuel
," he said.
This was evident from the Russian declaration that it would be willing to build 12 more nuclear reactors in India, as well as enter into an agreement for reprocessing and enrichment of nuclear fuel
and technology transfer.
Topics include: mining, milling, and enrichment of nuclear fuel
resources; fabrication and transportation, fuel reprocessing, safe waste disposal, and other technical information.
The UAE has made a commitment in its nuclear energy law to forgo domestic enrichment of nuclear fuel
and the reprocessing of nuclear materials.
Meantime, Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi in a statement on Friday announced construction of another nuclear fuel enrichment plant in the country.Salehi said that Iran has, in line with the bid to safeguard and enjoy its absolute right for peaceful use of nuclear energy, successfully started building another semi-industrial facility for enrichment of nuclear fuel
Salehi said that Iran has, in line with the bid to safeguard and enjoy its absolute right for peaceful use of nuclear energy, successfully started building another semi-industrial facility for enrichment of nuclear fuel
. He said the facility will be active within framework of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) regulations, the Islamic republic news agency reported.Issuing a statement on Friday, the IAEA thanked Iran for informing it of construction of the plant and said it was informed of the issue.