News ID: 2975142 - Mon 23 November 2015 - 09:22 Politics TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini issued a statement on the conclusion of an Official Document regarding the modernization of the Arak reactor in Iran. "One of the important commitments reached between the E3/EU+3 and Iran under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has been the modernisation of the Arak research reactor in Iran," Mogherini says in the statement, adding that an Official Document which outlines the commitments of the JCPOA participants in this important project has been concluded. "The document signed by the Foreign Ministers of the E3+3, Iran and myself represents another important milestone on the way towards the full implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action," she adds. She expresses satisfaction over the release of Arak Official Document, saying that, "In my capacity, as the Coordinator of the Joint Commission established under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, I am pleased to release the Arak Official Document." To access the text of the official document on the project for modernization of Arak heavy water reactor, please click below. http://en.mehrnews.com/news/112161/AEOI-releases-official-doc-on-modernization-of-Arak-reactor News ID: 2974451 - Sun 22 November 2015 - 12:12 Politics TEHARN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has released the full text of the official document on the project for modernization of Arak heavy water reactor, signed by E3/EU+3 countries. With the aim to establish a framework that reflects Iran and the E3/EU+3’s strong commitment to the modernization project of Arak heavy water reactor, the sides have signed an official document which confirms a number of commitments to ensure that the modernization project should commence according to the agreed framework. The document has been signed by Iran, China, France, Germany, Russia, UK, US, together with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini. Some of the commitments mentioned in the document are: 1. Iran will take the leadership role as the owner and project manager of the Arak modernization project. 2. The E3/EU+3 will engage in a range of collaborative activities in support of the Arak modernization project, including reactor design, fuel development, safety and spent fuel management among others. 3. The Working Group participants commit to provide assistance in the design and construction of the modernized reactor or other responsibilities as designated for them. 4. An international partnership composed of Iran and the Working Group will implement the Arak modernization project. 5. Nothing in this Official Document modifies the JCPOA in any way.