TITLE

Latest Nuclear Setback to Further Tighten the Screws on Iran

AUTHOR(S)
Wellen, Russ
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Foreign Policy in Focus;2/28/2011, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on nuclear problems at the Bushehr plant in Iran and how it clears the question on the ability of Iran to run a nuclear reactor. It cites speculations that the trouble could be a startup problem, a sabotage or the end of the project while reports indicated that it could be problems on the primary cooling circuit as to the critical interface between German-supplied equipment and equipment from the Russians. It also compares Iranian nuclear problem with Chernobyl disaster and the possibility of external and internal damages.
ACCESSION #
59968672

 

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