Jordanian King Wants Nuclear Energy Law

6 de abril de 2007

<body><div id="article"><tr><td height="28" valign="middle" width="184"></td><td valign="middle" width="185"></td></tr><h1>Jordanian King Wants Nuclear Energy Law</h1><p>Apr 7 (LPAC)--[Source: Haaretz, Apr. 7, 2007]</p><p>Jordanian King Abdullah II has called for a special session of the country's Chamber of Deputies on April 15. A major item will be a nuclear energy law.</p><p>No details were given, but note that in January, the King announced Jordan's desire to develop nuclear energy, and called for the establishment of an Arab center for peaceful uses of nuclear technology that would help "build our societies and modernize the realms of science, industry agriculture and health."</p><p>Connect this item with the one carried on the briefing April 4, about a joint Russian-Indian proposal for development of a thorium reactor. [Dea]</p></div></body>