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

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August 25, 2008
An Iranian manufacturing company involved in the production of components for Iran's IR-1 centrifuges, and in procurement for Iran's centrifuge program; controlled by the Ammunition and Metallurgy Industries Group (AMIG) and subordinate to the Defense Industries Organization (DIO). Designated by the U.N. Security Council on March 3, 2008, pursuant...
Nuclear, Missile, Military
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January 26, 2004
A defense firm that provides maintenance and overhaul services for Iran's military helicopters and aircraft; subordinate to the Iranian Aviation Industries Organization, which is overseen by Iran's Ministry of Defense Armed Forces Logistics.
Nuclear, Military
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January 26, 2004
An Iranian defense firm that provides maintenance services for Iran's military helicopters and aircraft; has built, repaired, and reverse-engineered U.S.-model helicopters for Iran's military and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC); directed by the Iranian Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO).

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
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...
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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...