IAEA shocked, shocked I tell you, that Iran may be hiding other nuke facilities

After years of confidently stating, "No, Iran absolutely, positively is not building nuclear power plants, no way," the Nobel Peace Prize awardee, the UN's International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Monday charged otherwise. According to David E. Sanger and William J. Broad in the New York Times International inspectors who gained access to Iran's newly revealed underground nuclear enrichment plant voiced strong suspicions in a report on Monday that the country was concealing other atomic facilities.The report was the first independent account of what was contained in the once secret plant, tunneled into the side of a mountain, and came as the Obama administration was expressing growing impatience with Iran's slow response in nuclear negotiations.In unusually tough language, the International Atomic Energy Agency appeared highly skeptical that Iran would have built the enrichment plant without also constructing a variety of other facilities that would give it an...(Read Full Post)