Tuesday, September 26, 2006

[russia & iran] launch date of nuclear power plant agreed

Russian news agencies reported on Tuesday that the two sides have signed a protocol that has set September 2007 as the Bushehr nuclear power plant start date and have scheduled the delivery of nuclear fuel to Iran for March 2007. The agreement came after talks in Moscow between Sergei Kiriyenko, head of Russia's Federal Atomic Energy Agency and Gholamreza Aghazadeh, head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization. [