Iran's Nuclear Program

This page contains links to background essays and other documents authored by the Wisconsin Project that describe Iran's nuclear weapon-related efforts. These documents focus on the history of Iran's nuclear program and provide an overall assessment of Iran's nuclear capability.

This page also contains links to other nuclear-related content on Iran Watch, including profiles of Iranian entities and their suppliers, summaries of news articles, and documents from the Library published by governments and multilateral organizations.

News Briefs

Iranian Entities

Nuclear
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July 13, 2011
Linked to the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and acted as a contractor at an Iranian nuclear facility managed by Kalaye Electric, according to the U.S. Treasury Department.  
Nuclear, Military
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March 17, 2010
An Iranian state-owned bank. Named in U.N. Security Council resolution 1803 of March 3, 2008, as a bank domiciled in Iran whose activities could contribute to proliferation; countries are called upon to "exercise vigilance" over activities between the bank and financial institutions in their territories; listed by the European Union on July 26,...
Nuclear, Military
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November 1, 2010
Listed by the Japanese government in 2016 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to missiles and nuclear weapons; designated by the Canadian government in July 2010 as an entity contributing to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or to its development of chemical, biological, or nuclear weapons or their delivery systems;...

Suppliers

Nuclear, Missile, Military
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June 30, 2009
Principal and commercial manager of LIMMT Economic and Trade Company, Ltd. (LIMMT); supplies goods to entities involved in Iran's ballistic missile program.
Nuclear
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November 19, 2015
A German-Iranian businessman convicted by the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg in 2013 for violating Germany's Foreign Trade Act and War Weapons Control Act in connection with the export of valves to Iran; received a two-year, nine-month suspended prison sentence; reportedly worked as an apprentice...
Nuclear
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November 19, 2015
German businessman convicted by the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg in 2013 for violating Germany's Foreign Trade Act and War Weapons Control Act in connection with the export of valves from Germany to Iran; received a three-year suspended sentence and a fine of 106,000 Euros; owner and executive...