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Scientists get ready for mock on-site nuclear inspection

Some 40 scientists and technicians from around the world will descend on Jordan in November to take part in a simulated on-site inspection of a suspected nuclear test site on the banks of the Dead Sea.

Iran says it downed Israeli drone over nuclear site

Iran`s elite Revolutionary Guard said it has brought down an Israeli stealth drone above the Natanz uranium enrichment site in the centre of the country.

Iran says nuclear site `saboteurs` were thieves

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said today that four people accused of sabotaging one of the country`s sensitive nuclear sites were only thieves, Mehr news agency reported.

Iran exile group claims evidence of hidden nuclear site

The Paris-based militant group, the People`s Mujahedin of Iran (MEK), alleges the site has existed since 2006 with the first series of subterranean tunnels and four external depots recently completed.

Snow forces shutdown of British N-site

A nuclear site in Britain was shut down Friday as rain and snow swept across the country causing transport chaos, floods and power failure, a media report said.

Activity at alleged Iran nuke site: Report

An official said that it appears Iran is trying to cover its tracks by removing any evidence of nuclear research.

South Korea simulates North attack on nuclear site

The drill involved hundreds of soldiers, anti-terror police, firefighters.

Iran says to strike Israel nuclear site if attacked

Iran would retaliate by striking Israel`s nuclear facility if Israel attacked its nuclear activities, armed forces chief of staff Hassan Firouzabadi said on Friday.

Russia says fires abating close to nuclear site

Russia`s worst ever heatwave are showing signs of relenting.

N Korea`s 2nd nuke test site pinpointed in new study

Two US-based scientists have pinpointed the site of North Korea`s second nuclear test just two kilometres off the place where the first test was conducted in 2006, according to a new study.

N Korea completes launch site for larger missiles: Report

North Korea has completed work on a new west coast site capable of launching improved intercontinental ballistic missiles, according to senior South Korean officials quoted by Yonhap news agency.

Ahmadinejad defends disclosure of new nuclear site

Iraninan President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday
defended Tehran`s "honesty" in disclosing the building of a
new nuclear plant, in his first comments on Iran`s atomic work
since high-profile talks in Geneva.

Iran built nuclear site shielded from air attack

Iran`s nuclear chief has said the country`s new uranium enrichment site was built for maximum protection from aerial attack: carved into a mountain and near a military compound of the powerful Revolutionary Guard.

Iran put nuclear site near base in case of attack

Iran`s nuclear chief said his country built its newly revealed uranium enrichment facility inside a mountain next to a military site to ensure continuity of its nuke activities.

No date yet for IAEA visit to Iran`s new nuclear site

No date has yet been fixed for UN inspectors to visit a controversial new site where Iran has admitted to building a second uranium enrichment plant, the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Monday.

US to demand opening of Iranian nuclear site: Report

The world powers led by the US will insist in a meeting on Thursday with an Iranian delegation that Tehran immediately open its newly revealed nuclear plant to international inspectors, the Washington Post reported online.

Newly revealed Iran nuclear site `perfectly legal`: Ahmadinejad

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Friday brushed off Western criticism over a newly revealed nuclear enrichment plant, saying it was "perfectly legal”.

Experts see no construction at N Korea nuclear site

Experts poring over a satellite image of North Korea`s Yongbyon nuclear reactor has said there is no evidence the Stalinist state is trying to rebuild the facility as threatened.