esfahan esfahan

Definition(s):

  • (n) city in central Iran; former capital of Persia

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News

  • Taking apart Iran’s nuclear program

    Technicians work at the Esfahan uranium conversion facility in Iran. The facility converts uranium into a hexaflouride gas, which is then enriched in centrifuges. Photo by Getty Images. Iran and six world powers have agreed on a framework for negotiating a comprehensive deal over Iran’s nuclear program. At issue is how to stem Tehran’s ability to create enough fissile material — the stuff ...
    on February 22, 2014     Source: The Online NewsHour

Quotes

  1. "You could have a successful military strike that destroys the conversion facility at Esfahan only to find there's another conversion facility 100 miles away," Bolton said, referring to the process that creates weapons-grade uranium. "You...
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: John Bolton Source: SanFranciscoSentinel.com

  2. "We are quite pleased with our planning so far because we had a tough schedule at home and travelling to Esfahan was not easy for us," said Osieck. "We had to stop over in Dubai but it was good for us because we could rest and train there for...
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Holger Osieck Source: Persian Football

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