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Iran to Rank Itself among Nuclear Fuel Rod Producers
Tehran, April 19 (KCNA) -- Iran's top Presidential advisor Mojtaba Samareh-Hashemi said Iran would soon be among top countries that produce nuclear fuel rods.

Project on manufacturing nuclear fuel rods with 20 percent of purity is in its final stages of completion, Samareh-Hashemi was quoted as saying. The 20-percent fuel rods will be used at Tehran's Research Reactor.

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