ISIS Iran Reports

The following reports address specific issues in Iran's nuclear programs, whether imagery analysis of ongoing work at a nuclear site such as Natanz, our assessment of the latest IAEA report on Iran’s implementation of its safeguards obligations, or a summary of where the various U.S. Presidential candidates stand on the issues.


Archive: December 2015

December 23, 2015: Making Sense of Iran’s Stocks of 3.5 and Near 20 percent LEU,

Iran continues to hold a large stock of 3.5 and near 20 LEU, most of which will need to be blended down or be shipped out of Iran under the terms of the JCPOA.

December 14, 2015: Taking Stock of Iran’s Near 20 Percent LEU,

Iran continues to hold a relatively large stock of near 20 LEU, much of which will need to be blended down or be shipped out of Iran under the terms of the JCPOA.

December 11, 2015: JCPOA Procurement Channel: Architecture and Issues,

We present a set of slides resulting from various discussions in the United States and Europe about the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action’s procurement channel.  The presentation covers the architecture of the channel and issues foreseen in its implementation.  We would appreciate comments and feedback.

December 8, 2015: Analysis of the IAEA’s Report on the PMD of Iran’s Nuclear Program,

ISIS assesses that Iran did not provide the IAEA with anywhere near the kind of transparency and cooperation required for the IAEA to conclude its investigation.

December 3, 2015: Parchin in the IAEA’s Final Assessment on the PMD to Iran’s Nuclear Program,

ISIS’s analysis of the IAEA’s PMD report on the topic of the Parchin military site in Iran

December 2, 2015: Initial Reactions to the IAEA’s PMD Report,

ISIS’s initial reactions to the IAEA report on the possible military dimensions to Iran’s nuclear program