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IAEA urges Iran to explain uranium particles at undeclared site

Vienna - The UN nuclear watchdog on Thursday urged Iran to explain the presence of uranium particles at an undeclared site, as a landmark deal aimed at curbing Tehran's atomic activities threatens to collapse.

Iran exceeds authorised heavy water reserves: IAEA

Vienna - The UN's nuclear watchdog said Monday that Iran's stock of heavy water for reactors has surpassed the limit set under its agreement with world powers.

IAEA asks Saudis for safeguards on first nuclear reactor

Washington - The head UN nuclear inspector said Friday that his agency is asking Saudi Arabia to agree to safeguards on nuclear material that could arrive by the end of the year for its first atomic reactor.

IAEA says says Iran adhering to terms of nuclear deal

Vienna - Iran has been adhering to a deal with world powers limiting its nuclear programme, the UN atomic watchdog said Friday, as diplomatic wrangling continues over the future of the accord.

No indication NKorea nuclear activities stopped: UN's IAEA

Vienna - The UN's nuclear watchdog said it had not seen any indication that nuclear activities in North Korea have stopped despite its pledges to denuclearise.

UN nuclear watchdog's chief inspector resigns: agency

Vienna - The chief inspector of the UN's nuclear watchdog the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) resigned Friday, a spokesperson for the agency said.

IAEA: Watchdog at the heart of Iran nuclear deal

Vienna - The UN's nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has the delicate task of verifying the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) between world powers and Iran over the country's nuclear programme.

Iran sticking to nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Vienna - Iran is still sticking to the 2015 nuclear accord, a UN atomic watchdog report showed Thursday, four months ahead of US President Donald Trump's deadline to fix its "disastrous flaws".

IAEA says Iran implementing its nuclear deal commitments

Tehran - The head of the ​United Nations atomic agency on Sunday said Iran was carrying out its commitments made under a landmark nuclear deal with world powers.

Iran says US seeking to undermine nuclear deal

Vienna - Iran's nuclear chief on Monday accused the United States of seeking to undermine a landmark 2015 deal with major powers, calling on the UN watchdog to resist Washington's "unacceptable demands".

North Korea nuclear test 'extremely regrettable': UN watchdog

Vienna - North Korea's latest nuclear test is "extremely regrettable" and violates the international community's repeated demands, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said Sunday.

Kazakhstan inaugurates IAEA-backed nuclear fuel bank

Astana - Kazakhstan inaugurated Tuesday a new internationally-controlled uranium fuel bank seen as potentially important in curbing nuclear proliferation and reducing regional security tensions.

North Korea nuclear programme in 'new phase': IAEA

Seoul - North Korea's uranium enrichment facility has doubled in size over the last few years, the UN's atomic watchdog chief has warned, as global tensions grow over Pyongyang's burgeoning nuclear weapons programme.

North Korea nuclear programme in 'new phase': IAEA

Seoul - North Korea's uranium enrichment facility has doubled in size over the last few years, the UN's atomic watchdog chief has warned, as global tensions grow over Pyongyang's burgeoning nuclear weapons programme.

North Korea nuclear programme in 'new phase': IAEA

Seoul - North Korea's uranium enrichment facility has doubled in size over the last few years, the UN's atomic watchdog chief has warned, as global tensions grow over Pyongyang's burgeoning nuclear weapons programme.

UN nuclear chief set for third term

Vienna - The board of the UN atomic watchdog, which tracks Iran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, Wednesday backed Yukiya Amano to serve a third term as director general, the board's chairman said.

US hasn't decided yet on Iran nuclear deal: IAEA

Vienna - The new US administration has not yet decided what to do about the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said Monday following talks in Washington.

Iran discusses nuclear ships plan with IAEA chief

Tehran - Iran discussed its plans for nuclear-powered ships with UN nuclear chief Yukiyo Amano on Sunday, saying it would present details within three months, local media reported.

Iran back under nuclear deal limit, says UN watchdog

Vienna - The UN's atomic watchdog has verified that Iran has exported enough nuclear-grade heavy water to come back into line with last year's landmark deal with the West, a diplomatic source said Tuesday.

UN watchdog chides Iran on minor nuclear deal breach

Vienna - The head of the UN atomic watchdog chided Iran on Thursday after a second minor breach this year by Tehran of the 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.

UN atomic agency chief Amano to seek third term

Vienna - UN atomic watchdog head Yukiya Amano said Monday he will seek a third term in office beyond 2017, saying the agency needs "continuity" to face difficult times ahead.

'Indications' N. Korea has reactivated plutonium plant: UN watchdog

Vienna - North Korea may have reactivated a plant for reprocessing plutonium for use in nuclear weapons, the UN atomic watchdog said Monday, citing satellite imagery and echoing recent comments from a US think-tank."The indications that we have obtained...

Iran sticking to nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Vienna - Iran is still complying with the July 2015 landmark nuclear deal with major powers, a report from the UN atomic watchdog seen by AFP showed on Friday.

UN atomic chief warns on 'nuclear terrorism'

Vienna - The world needs to do more to prevent "nuclear terrorism", the head of the UN atomic watchdog has warned ahead of an important summit and in the wake of the Brussels terror attacks.

Iran complying with nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Vienna - Iran is complying with last year's landmark nuclear deal with major powers, the UN atomic watchdog said Friday in its first report since the accord came into force on January 16.

IAEA chief lands in Tehran to meet Iran's president

Tehran - The head of the United Nations atomic watchdog Yukiya Amano arrived in Tehran Monday for talks with President Hassan Rouhani, two days after Iran's nuclear deal with world powers went into force.

Iran has complied with nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Vienna - Iran has complied with last July's nuclear deal, the UN atomic watchdog said Saturday, allowing sanctions to be lifted and the landmark accord to enter into force.

UN atomic agency 'closes' Iran nuclear bomb probe

Vienna - The UN atomic watchdog's board Tuesday drew a line under a long-running probe into Iran's past efforts to develop nuclear weapons, removing an important obstacle to implementing July's landmark deal with big powers, diplomats said.

UN watchdog warns extremists may seek nuclear material

Manila - The head of the UN nuclear watchdog agency warned Monday of the threat of violent extremists getting their hands on radioactive material to make "dirty" bombs.

Iran did work 'relevant' to nuclear bomb, says UN watchdog

Vienna - Iran conducted work "relevant" to developing nuclear weapons at least until late 2003, the UN watchdog said Wednesday, but it added there was no evidence such activities continued beyond 2009.
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