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Iran nuclear freeze to start 20 January

13.01.14 @ 08:57

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The initial phase of a plan to freeze Iran's nuclear programme is set to start on 20 January, reports the BBC. It will see Iran halt enrichment of uranium above 5% in exchange for an easing of sanctions. Iran has also invited EU foreign affairs chief Ashton to visit Tehran.