New U.S. intelligence report says Iran making significant progress in nuclear quest

Click photo to download. Caption: The Arak heavy water facility in Iran. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.( A new report handed to U.S. President Barack Obama outlines the “significant” progress Iran has made in its quest of attaining military nuclear capability, Haaretz reported.

The National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) report—which represents the views of American intelligence agencies—reaches similar conclusions to those of Israeli intelligence officials on Iran’s nuclear research and development, according to the newspaper.

Posted on August 9, 2012 .