Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
MP: Iran to enrich uranium to 60 pct if nuclear talks fail
ByREUTERS
October 2, 2012 18:38

DUBAI - Iran would enrich uranium up to 60 percent purity if negotiations with major powers over its nuclear program fail, an Iranian lawmaker said on Tuesday, in comments that may add to Western alarm about Iranian intentions.

Mansour Haqiqatpour, deputy head of parliament's Foreign Policy and National Security Committee, said 60 percent enrichment would be to yield fuel for nuclear submarines, which often require uranium refined to high levels.

Related Content
Breaking news
March 30, 2017
Federal judge in Hawaii extends court order blocking Trump travel ban

By REUTERS

Share this article via
from around the web
Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 30
    Beer Sheva
    14 - 26
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 25
    Jerusalem
    14 - 25
    Haifa
  • 18 - 32
    Elat
    15 - 29
    Tiberias