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Iran doubles underground nuclear capacity, United Nations says

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/iran_doubles_underground_nuclear_capacity_united_nations_says

Iran has doubled the number of uranium enrichment machines it has in an underground bunker, a U.N. report said on Thursday, showing Tehran continued to defy Western pressure to stop its atomic work and the threat of Israeli attack. In the weeks and months when Israeli politicians increased their talk of air strikes on Iran’s nuclear sites, the Islamic Republic was rapidly increasing the enrichment capacity of its Fordow site, buried deep underground to withstand any such hit.

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