Iran nuclear 'breakout' time at two months: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 8, 2014Iran is two months away from breakout capability to produce enough nuclear material for a bomb should they resume their mothballed enrichment process, Secretary of State John Kerry warned Tuesday. Tehran is in the thick of international negotiations over its nuclear program, with a fresh round of talks beginning on Tuesday in Vienna aimed at starting a draft of an historic final deal. Under a temporary deal which took effect January 20, Iran froze certain nuclear activities for six months in exchange for minor relief from sanctions hurting its economy. A full-bore resumption of enrichment — a gross violation of the temporary accord — could see Tehran move swiftly toward nuclear breakout.

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