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Nuclear plants in France, Belgium vulnerable to terrorist attack: Report

October 10, 2017 5:18 pm
Nuclear plants in France, Belgium vulnerable to terrorist attack: Report

The file photo shows La Hague factory, a nuclear fuel reprocessing plant of French nuclear group Areva. (Photo by AFP) International experts have warned about security shortcomings at French and Belgian nuclear plants, which make them vulnerable to attacks by terrorist groups such as al-Qaeda. In a report commissioned by […]

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Unexploded World War II bomb found at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant

August 10, 2017 3:18 pm
Unexploded World War II bomb found at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant

A Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s (TEPCO) employee walks past storage tanks for contaminated water at the company’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima, Japan, February 23, 2017. (Photo by AFP) A suspected World War II bomb was found Thursday on the premises of Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, […]

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Iran, European Union start first ever joint project on nuclear safety

July 13, 2017 1:15 pm
Iran, European Union start first ever joint project on nuclear safety

A view of Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran (File photo) Iran and the European Union have launched their first joint project aimed at strengthening bilateral nuclear safety cooperation on the eve of the second anniversary of Tehran’s nuclear deal with six world powers. At a Wednesday meeting in […]

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Turkey grants Russia construction of nuclear power plant

June 14, 2017 11:34 pm
Turkey grants Russia construction of nuclear power plant

File photo shows a view of Novovoronezh nuclear power plant built by Rosatom in central Russia. Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation (Rosatom) has won approval from Turkey’s energy market regulator to go ahead with building its $20 billion Akkuyu nuclear power plant in the south of the country. The project […]

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IAEA says Iran remains committed to JCPOA

February 14, 2017 10:30 pm
IAEA says Iran remains committed to JCPOA

International Atomic Energy Agency chief, Yukiya Amano, attends a panel discussion at the World Government Summit 2017 in Dubai on February 14, 2017. (Photo by AFP) The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has once again confirmed that Iran is implementing the landmark nuclear agreement it signed with […]

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Flamanville plant in northern France has been hit by a massive explosion

February 10, 2017 1:00 am
Flamanville plant in northern France has been hit by a massive explosion

A massive explosion has hit the Flamanville nuclear power plant in Normandy, France. Photo / AP A fire led to a blast in a nuclear power plant’s turbine hall on France’s northwest coast but there was no radiation leak or casualties, operator EDF and local authorities said. EDF said the […]

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