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Israel expresses dismay at Iran nuclear progress

JERUSALEM, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- An Israeli defense official said the country believes Iran can enrich enough uranium for a nuclear weapon in about a month's time.
Report: Iran close to having enough material for a nuclear device

Report: Iran close to having enough material for a nuclear device

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Iran could produce enough weapons-grade uranium to build a nuclear device in as little time as a month, a top U.S. nuclear expert said.

China lists items banned from exports to N. Korea

BEIJING, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- China released a list of items to be banned from exports to North Korea, a step it says is in line with U.N. sanctions over the North's nuclear program.

North Korea may be restarting plutonium reactor

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- North Korea may be restarting a plutonium-producing reactor at its Yongbyon nuclear complex, a U.S. research institute said, based on satellite images.

Syrian uranium worrying nations, IAEA

DAMASCUS, Syria, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Nuclear experts said they are worried about a potential stockpile of as much as 50 tons of unenriched uranium the Assad government has in Syria.

U.N.: Chinese weapons plentiful in Africa

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- U.N. investigators say weapons from China have been turning up increasingly in the bush wars of Africa.

Image shows more activity at Iran site

WASHINGTON, May 9 (UPI) -- A satellite image of an Iran military site a U.N. watchdog suspects may house a nuclear weapons program shows signs of increased activity, weapons experts say.

Observer: N. Korea may test uranium device

BEIJING, April 23 (UPI) -- If North Korea conducts an underground nuclear test, it could be with a device produced with highly enriched uranium, not plutonium, an observer said.
North Korea-Iran link worries analysts

North Korea-Iran link worries analysts

SEOUL, April 18 (UPI) -- The audience present at North Korea's failed rocket launch included Iranian missile and satellite manufacturers and engineers, analysts say.
Barak says no plans to strike Iran

Barak says no plans to strike Iran

JERUSALEM, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak denied recent media reports saying Israel had decided to strike Iranian nuclear sites but said "all options remain open."
U.S. on smear campaign, Iran claims

U.S. on smear campaign, Iran claims

TEHRAN, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The United States is spreading propaganda about other countries to divert attention from its economic and political woes, Tehran said.
Iran receiving foreign help on nukes

Iran receiving foreign help on nukes

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Nuclear experts say documents show Iran has received help from foreign scientists to overcome the hurdles to building a nuclear weapon.
Iran's nuclear program suffering setbacks

Iran's nuclear program suffering setbacks

TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Iran's nuclear program seems to be plagued by poorly operating equipment and shortages of parts, Western diplomats and nuclear experts said.

Report: N. Korea may have centrifuge

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- North Korea appears to have moved to development of a gas centrifuge plant for uranium enrichment, at least as a pilot project, a report released Friday said.
Activity seen at N. Korean nuclear plant

Activity seen at N. Korean nuclear plant

PYONGYANG, North Korea, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- North Korea apparently has started construction work at the site where plutonium for its nuclear program was produced, satellite images indicate.
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David Albright, M.S., is the founder of the non-governmental Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS), its current president, and author of several books on proliferation of atomic weapons. Albright holds a Master of Science in physics from Indiana University and a M.Sc. in mathematics from Wright State University. He has taught physics at George Mason University in Virginia.

From 1990 to 2001, Albright was a member of the Colorado State Health Advisory Panel, participating in its assessment of the toxicological and radiological effects on the population near the Rocky Flats atomic weapons production site.

1992-97, David Albright was associated with the International Atomic Energy Agency's Action Team. In June 1996, he was invited to be the first non-governmental inspector of Iraq's nuclear program and questioned Iraqi officials about that country's uranium enrichment program.

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