Iran In Brief

Archive: September 2011

Ahmadinejad Reiterates Willingness to Halt 20 Percent Enrichment

September 22, 2011

In a September 21 interview with The New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad again reiterated Iran’s willingness to halt domestic 20 percent low enriched uranium (LEU) production in return for foreign supply of the material.  He said, “If they give us the 20% enriched uranium this very week, we will cease the domestic enrichment of… Read More ›

Ahmadinejad and Abbasi-Davani at Odds on Enrichment Claims

September 14, 2011

On September 13, President Ahmadinejad stated in an interview with The Washington Post several times that if the United States gave Iran 20 percent low enriched uranium (LEU), Iran would stop making it.  He indicated, “If they start to give us that uranium today, we will stop production.” This offer contradicts a recent statement by… Read More ›