Iran unveiled a new nuclear centrifuge it said would allow the nation to enrich uranium much faster than older equipment. According to Iranian state television Saturday, the new centrifuge will be able to enrich uranium 50 times faster than the nation’s first centrifuges.
New talks between Iran and the Biden administration could result in the lifting of sanctions. On Wednesday, State Department Spokesperson Ned Price said the U.S. was open to direct negotiations with Iran as well as open to diplomacy.
As U.S. officials head to Vienna to engage in talks with Iran it appears one topic is already off limits.