Iran Says It Thwarted Nuclear Site Sabotage It Ascribes To Israel

March 14, 2022

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Reuters

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  • Israel

Iranian military officials claimed that they prevented a sabotage at the Fordow uranium enrichment facility on March 14. Iranian state media claimed that a network of Iranian agents had been recruited by Israeli intelligence to carry out the operation. According to the state-run Islamic Republic News Agency, the plot was thwarted by the Revolutionary Guards Nuclear Command, a new unit established to oversee security at nuclear sites.