Ali Akbar Salehi

Ali Akbar Salehi
President of the Iranian Nuclear Power Organization
 

Iran relies on Russia’s support in production of fuel for nuclear power plants

Iran relies on Russia’s support in production of fuel for nuclear power plants

Iran relies on Russia’s support in production of fuel for nuclear power plants, head of the Iranian Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi said in an interview with ISNA on Saturday.   "In the beginning of …

Iran requests 950 tons of uranium from Kazakhstan

Iran requests 950 tons of uranium from Kazakhstan

Iran's nuclear chief said Saturday that the country had requested to buy 950 tons of uranium concentrate from Kazakhstan over the next three years to help develop its civil reactor program. The request has been made to the body that oversees …

 Iran threatens US to resume enhanced nuclear program

Iran threatens US to resume enhanced nuclear program

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi, said that Iran will “act appropriately” if US President Donald Trump “tear up” the Joint Comprehensive Plan of …

Iran to spend $10bln to build two nuclear plants in Bushehr

Iran to spend $10bln to build two nuclear plants in Bushehr

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi said 10 billion dollars will be spent for the construction of two nuclear plants in the southern port city of Bushehr. Speaking in a ceremony in …

Iran, EU discuss implementation of JCPOA

Iran, EU discuss implementation of JCPOA

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi held a meeting with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini. The sides discussed the …

Iran and Russia celebrate start of Bushehr II

Iran and Russia celebrate start of Bushehr II

Tehran's right to build nuclear power plants was based upon the peaceful application of nuclear energy

Iran to start building two reactors at Bushehr NPP on September 8

Iran to start building two reactors at Bushehr NPP on September 8

Iran will start the Russia-assisted construction of two new nuclear reactors at the site of the Bushehr nuclear power plant (NPP) in southern Iran, known as the Bushehr-2 project, on September 8, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of …

Russia may build two more NPP in Iran

Russia may build two more NPP in Iran

The AEOI head Ali Akbar Salehi said that the construction of two nuclear power plants with $10 billion  worth of investment will soon begin on President Rouhani’s orders. The NPP in the Iranian Bushehr …

 Salehi: Iran may join international thermonuclear experimental reactor project

Salehi: Iran may join international thermonuclear experimental reactor project

Iran may join the international project for the creation of the ITER reactor (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor), which is being built in the French town of Cadarache, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali …

Tehran and Moscow about to sign agreement on supply of heavy water

Tehran and Moscow about to sign agreement on supply of heavy water

Russia and Iran's leaders will soon conclude an agreement for the sale  of 40 tons of heavy water from Iran, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi, said. …

Salehi: no heavy water for US without full payment

Salehi: no heavy water for US without full payment

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, said the delivery of the country’s surplus heavy water to the United States is conditional on Washington making full payment in advance. …

 Hungary to help Iran to produce nuclear reactors

Hungary to help Iran to produce nuclear reactors

Hungary supported the continuation of cooperation with Iran in the field of peaceful nuclear energy, the Hungarian Deputy Prime Minister, Zsolt Semjen, said. Zsolt Semjen said at a meeting with the head of Iran's …

Iran ready to build two reactors together with RF

Iran ready to build two reactors together with RF

Iran plans to build two high-power reactors. Their construction is planned to be carried out with the participation of Russia. The information was stated by the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar …

Rouhani awards participants of nuclear talks

Rouhani awards participants of nuclear talks

Today Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, President of the Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi and Defense Minister Hossein Dehgans were awarded for their …

Construction of two nuclear power units to begin in Bushehr in coming months

Construction of two nuclear power units to begin in Bushehr in coming months

In the coming months, Iran plans to start the construction of two new blocks in the Bushehr nuclear plant, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi stated. "Regarding the construction of …

Construction of Bushehr-2 starts in March

Construction of Bushehr-2 starts in March

Construction of the first power unit at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran will start in March 2016 with the participation of the Russian side, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi …

Amano arrives in Tehran

Amano arrives in Tehran

The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Yukiya Amano, arrived in Tehran. He will meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of …

Yukiya Amano to visit Tehran

Yukiya Amano to visit Tehran

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano is expected to visit Iran to discuss the details of cooperation in the framework of the Iranian nuclear agreement, the IAEA press-service said. During the visit he will meet with …

Zarif tells about active telephone negotiations between Washington and Tehran

Zarif tells about "active" telephone negotiations between Washington and Tehran

Today, the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told about active bilateral work between Tehran and Washington on coordination of fulfillment of the conditions of closure of Iran's nuclear dossier. …

Iran ready to sell surplus of heavy water

Iran ready to sell surplus of heavy water

Iran is ready to trade heavy water with any country, but it regards the US as a potential buyer, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, said. "We have produced over 160 tons of …

Iran exports to Russia 9 tons of enriched uranium

Iran exports to Russia 9 tons of enriched uranium

The head of the Iranian Atomic Energy Organization, Ali Akbar Salehi, said that in the coming days the country will export about 9 tons of enriched uranium to Russia. Recall that on Wednesday, December 16th  Salehi …

Salehi: implementation of Iranian nuclear program should be completed by 15 January

Salehi: implementation of Iranian nuclear program should be completed by 15 January

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, hopes that the implementation of the agreement between Tehran and the P5+1 on the Iranian nuclear program will be completed before January 15. …

Iran signs document on modernization of reactor in Arak

Iran signs document on modernization of reactor in Arak

Iran has signed a document on the modernization of the nuclear reactor in Arak. "We were informed today that the foreign ministers of the six countries, as well as the head of EU foreign policy Federica Mogherini, signed the …

‘Rosatom’ points out progress on nuclear facility in Fordow

‘Rosatom’ points out progress on nuclear facility in Fordow

The state corporation ‘Rosatom’ has noted progress made in the reconfiguration of the Iranian facility in Fordow for the production of stable isotopes. According to RIA Novosti, a …

Salehi: implementation of nuclear deal already begun

Salehi: implementation of nuclear deal already begun

Iran has begun work to fulfill its commitments under the July nuclear agreement, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, said at the meeting with Japanese Prime Minister …

Iran to supply enriched uranium to Russia

Iran to supply enriched uranium to Russia

Iran will sell its enriched uranium to Russia, according to its obligations in the JCPOA, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, said. He also noted that both countries are in the …

Iranian nuclear agreement enters into force

Iranian nuclear agreement enters into force

Today, at midnight, the joint comprehensive plan of action on the Iranian nuclear program entered into force – an agreement signed by the foreign ministers of the 'six negotiators' (the five permanent UN Security Council members and …

Zarif doesn’t exclude possibility of implementing nuclear deal

Zarif doesn’t exclude possibility of implementing nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hasn't excluded a possibility of the implementation of the joint comprehensive action plan (SVPD) on the Iranian nuclear program on Monday, October …

Diplomacy vs. war, cooperation vs. hostility

Diplomacy vs. war, cooperation vs. hostility

“The nuclear agreement is on the right track,” an Iranian diplomat thinks

Salehi: issues between Iran and IAEA can be resolved by end of year

Salehi: issues between Iran and IAEA can be resolved by end of year

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, hopes that the IAEA and Tehran will resolve all the controversy surrounding the Iranian nuclear program by the end of this year. According to him, the Iranian …