Communication from Iran to the IAEA on Plans to Resume Work at Uranium Conversion Facility (INFCIRC/648)

August 1, 2005

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

The Secretariat of the Agency received on 1 August 2005 a Note Verbale dated 1 August 2005 from the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran). In accordance with the request contained in the Note Verbale, the text is attached herewith for the information of all Member States. 

In the Note Verbale, Iran informed the Agency, inter alia, that Iran had “decided to resume the uranium conversion activities at UCF [Uranium Conversion Facility] in Esfahan on 1 August 2005.” Iran requested the Agency “to be prepared for the implementation of the Safeguards related activities in a timely manner prior to the resumption of the UCF activities.”