Iran ships uranium to Russia under nuclear deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a press conference for the Iran nuclear talks in Vienna, Austria on July 14, 2015Iran sent a major shipment of low-enriched uranium materials to Russia on Monday, a key step in Tehran’s implementation of this year’s historic nuclear accord with world powers. The United States hailed the move, which Secretary of State John Kerry said marked “significant progress” in Tehran’s fulfillment of a deal to stop it developing nuclear weapons.

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