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Iran Warns Europe It Will Breach Nuclear Stockpile Cap in 10 Days

  • 60-day deadline to salvage nuclear deal will not be renewed
  • Announcement could further stoke tension in the Gulf
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Iran warned European nations on Monday that it would breach in 10 days the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement unless they take action to alleviate the pressure of tightening U.S. sanctions in the coming weeks.

The spokesman for Iran’s atomic energy agency, Behrouz Kamalvandi, said the country would exceed a cap on stockpiles of low-grade uranium on June 27 and threatened to raise enrichment purity beyond a 3.67% limit meant to prevent Iran from making weapons-grade material.