TEHRAN: Iran announced Saturday it has started up advanced uranium enrichment centrifuges in a breach of its undertakings under a troubled 2015 nuclear deal, days after talks on rescuing it got underway.
President Hassan Rouhani officially inaugurated the cascades of 164 IR-6 centrifuges and 30 IR-5 devices at Iran’s
Photo: In this photo released on Saturday March 20, 2021 by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani delivers a message for the Iranian New Year, or Nowruz, in Tehran, Iran. Both the Supreme Leader and President claimed that enemies of Iran have admitted failure in bringing the nation to its knees through maximum pressure. (Iranian Presidency Office via AP)