Uranium Resources Announces First Quarter Conference Call and Webcast

Uranium Resources Announces First Quarter Conference Call and Webcast

LEWISVILLE, Texas, May 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Uranium Resources, Inc.
(Nasdaq:URRE) ("URI") announced today that it will host a conference call and
webcast on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. ET. During the call, Christopher
M. Jones, President and CEO, and Thomas H. Ehrlich, Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, will provide an update on URI's strategies, outlook, and
progress in advancing its Texas and New Mexico properties.A
question-and-answer session will follow.

The URI conference call can be accessed by calling (201) 689-8471.The live
webcast can be monitored at www.uraniumresources.com.

A telephonic replay will be available from 2:30 p.m. ET the day of the
teleconference until Friday, May 17, 2013.To listen to the archived call,
dial (858) 384-5517 and enter replay pin number 412372.Alternatively, the
webcast replay can be heard on the Company's website and a transcript will
also be posted, once available.

About Uranium Resources, Inc.

Uranium Resources, Inc. explores for, develops and mines uranium.Since its
incorporation in 1977, URI has produced over 8 million pounds of uranium by
in-situ recovery (ISR) methods in the state of Texas.URI has over 206,600
acres of uranium mineral holdings and 144.8 million pounds of in-place
mineralized uranium material in New Mexico and an NRC license to produce up to
1 million pounds of uranium per year.URI has an additional 1.3 million pounds
of in-place mineralized uranium material in Texas and South Dakota.The
Company acquired these properties over the past 20 years along with an
extensive information database of historic drill hole logs, assay
certificates, maps and technical reports.

Uranium Resources routinely posts news and other information about the Company
on its website at www.uraniumresources.com.

CONTACT: Investor Contact:
         Deborah K. Pawlowski
         Kei Advisors LLC
         Phone:  716.843.3908
         Email: dpawlowski@keiadvisors.com
         Media Contact:
         Mat Lueras
         Vice President, Corporate Development
         Ph:  505.269.8317
         E-mail:  mlueras@uraniumresources.com

Uranium Resources, Inc.
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