Tehran also began a new “campaign” in June to produce uranium hexafluoride from lightly processed uranium ore. According to the report, Iran converted a portion of 160 metric tons of lightly processed uranium ore to uranium hexafluoride, yielding 55 metric tons as of Nov. 7. According to the report, Iran told the agency that it anticipates converting all of the ore by January 2007.
16 de Janeiro de 2007: O porta-aviões USS John C. Stennis partiu de Bremerton. Ruma ao Golfo Pérsico, onde se reunirá ao USS Dwight D. Eisenhower e a um batalhão “Patriot” de defesa anti-balística.