Friday , 8 December 2023

Iran Hypersonic Missile Claim Raises Nuclear Watchdog Concern

RFL/RE – An Iranian general claimed on November 10 that the Islamic republic had developed a hypersonic missile capable of penetrating “all defense systems,” raising concerns from the UN nuclear watchdog. The announcement comes after Iran admitted last week it had sent drones to Russia but said it had done so before the Ukraine war. The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Rafael Grossi, expressed concerns about the announcement. “We see that all these announcements increase the attention, increase the concerns, increase the public attention to the Iranian nuclear program,” Grossi told AFP. To read the original story from AFP, click here.