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Iran starts injecting uranium gas into centrifuges at Fordow -TV

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Iran has started to inject uranium gas into centrifuges at its underground Fordow nuclear facility, state TV reported on Wednesday, as part of Tehran's fourth step to scale back its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.

DUBAI, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Iran has started to inject uranium gas into centrifuges at its underground Fordow nuclear facility, state TV reported on Wednesday, as part of Tehran's fourth step to scale back its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.

"With the presence of inspectors from International Atomic Energy Agency, Iran started injecting (uranium) gas into centrifuges in Fordow," TV reported.

(Writing by Parisa Hafezi; Editing by Catherine Evans)

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