Iran supplied 38 tonnes of heavy water to Russia in September

From September 13 to 20 two flights delivered 38 tonnes of Iranian heavy water to Russia

Iran supplied 38 tonnes of heavy water to Russia in September, head of the Russian nuclear corporation Rosatom Sergey Kirienko said at the 60th Annual Regular Session of the IAEA General Conference.

"I can inform my dear colleagues that from September 13 to 20 two flights delivered 38 tonnes of Iranian heavy water to Russia," he said.

Kirienko added that Russia is continuing to work with Iran on modification of two cascades of the plant in Fordow and the production of stable isotopes.

Under the agreement on Iran’s nuclear program (joint actions plan), Iran will keep no more than 300 kg of uranium enriched to 3.67% on its territory, as well as not more than 130 tonnes of heavy water.

First published by TASS.

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