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.

Iranian Entities

Nuclear
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January 30, 2019
A company linked to the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI).Produces radioisotopes and radiation sources and develops radiopharmaceuticals; conducts research on radioisotopeseparation, the designing and production of radiographic equipment, and optimizing methodologies for the production of radioisotopes.
Nuclear
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January 23, 2019
A mineral and mining exploration and engineering company affiliated with the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI).Has worked with the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) on field inspections to identify potential areas suitable for mining.
Nuclear
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January 22, 2019
A subsidiary of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI); develops irradiation technology and facilities for use in medical, security, and scientific applications.

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
Supplies bellow seal valves and specialty valves to India's nuclear program; in 2011, 856 Bell-O-Seal valves designed for nuclear applications were procured by Iran's Modern Industries Technique Company (MITEC) via IDI, a Turkish trading company owned by Hossein Tanideh; MITEC was responsible for...
Nuclear
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July 13, 2011

Listed by the European Union on May 23, 2011 as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; with some exceptions, European Union member states must freeze all funds and economic resources owned, held or...