Russia to launch Iranian Bushehr nuclear power plant in August

20:59, May 20, 2010      

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The nuclear power plant in the Iranian city of Bushehr would be launched by August, said head of Russian state nuclear energy corporation Rosatom Sergei Kiriyenko on Thursday.

"A resolution on Iran that is being drawn up will not affect these plans. We expect the nuclear power plant will be launched by August, if everything goes according to plans," said Kiriyenko as quoted by the Interfax news agency.

Source: Xinhua

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