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Armenia's Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant, located near Yerevan

Armenia Agrees on Russian Plan to Keep Nuclear Plant Alive

Armenia Agrees on Russian Plan to Keep Nuclear Plant Alive

YEREVAN (Arka)—Armenia’s lawmakers gave their approval to two agreements signed with Russia that aim to prolong the operation of Armenia’s Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant through the provision of loans and grants. In December 2014, Russia and Armenia signed a cooperation agreement to extend the life of the second unit of the nuclear power plant until

Iran Rejects Turkish Role In Nuclear Talks

Iran rejected a Turkish role in its nuclear impasse with Western countries on Tuesday and said there would be no need for third-party mediation in the nuclear dispute.

Russia to Own 50 Percent of New Armenian Nuclear Plant

Armenia’s government unveiled on Thursday plans to create a Russian-Armenian joint venture tasked with building a nuclear power station in place of the aging soviet-era facility at Metsamor by 2017.

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