Iran among top ten nuclear states in world: MP
Ahvaz, Khuzestan Prov, April 10, (IRNA) A Majlis deputy said here Monday that Iran is currently among top ten nuclear countries in the world.
Nasser Soudani, MP from southwestern city of Ahvaz, made the remark while addressing a meeting held at Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz on the occasion of National Day of Nuclear Technology.
Undoubtedly, the global arrogance has been intended to monopolize power in the world to fully dominate energy sector, he said, adding this was the most important reason for the US presence in Iraq.
Deputy head of Majlis Energy Commission added that on nuclear energy, Iran, in the shortest period of time, achieved what foreigners had predicted for it to obtain within the next 12 years.
Pointing to Iran's achievements in the peaceful nuclear energy field, he stressed that with such potentials and efforts, the Islamic Republic of Iran will soon reach a place that would be able to export energy to regional states and therefore to become a model country for the entire region.
In a ceremony held at Natanz nuclear site at the central province of Isfahan on Monday on the occasion of the National Day of Nuclear Technology, it was announced that Iran has entered industrial scale of production of nuclear fuel.