US voices concern over Iran's plans to increase nuclear activity

02:22 PM | 8 Nov, 2019
US voices concern over Iran's plans to increase nuclear activity
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WASHINGTON - The United States (US) has raised concern on Iran 's plans to increase its nuclear activity.

In a tweet message, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that “Iran’s plans to increase its nuclear activity at Fordow raise concerns that Iran is positioning itself for a rapid nuclear breakout”.

“It is now time for all nations to reject its nuclear extortion and increase pressure”, he added.

Earlier, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iran in its latest step back from a troubled 2015 agreement with major powers will resume uranium enrichment at an underground plant south of Tehran.

Addressing to state television, President Hassan Rouhani said we are starting injecting gas at Fordow on Wednesday.