Zimbabwe, Iran sign uranium sales deal, Zimbabwean official says

Zimbabwe's Government has signed an agreement with Iran to sell the Islamic Republic raw materials, Zimbabwean Deputy Mining Minister Gift Chimanikire said.

Zimbabwe, Iran sign uranium sales deal, Zimbabwean official says

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Zimbabwe's Government has signed an agreement with Iran to sell the Islamic Republic raw materials, Zimbabwean Deputy Mining Minister Gift Chimanikire said, The Times reported.

He told the Times newspaper that a relevent memorandum of understanding had been signed. He also said that the agreement between the two countries has been reached last year.

President Robert Mugabe, who won another five-year term in disputed polls last month, has publicly backed Iran's nuclear drive.

The U.S. and its Western allies suspect Iran of developing a nuclear weapon - something that Iran denies.

The Islamic Republic has on numerous occasions stated that it does not seek to develop nuclear weapons, using nuclear energy for medical researches instead.

Last Mod: 10 Ağustos 2013, 13:08
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