Gadwal Uranium Enrichment Plant

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Last Updated: March 1, 2011
Other Name: N/A
Location: Approximately 30km west of Islamabad
Subordinate To: Unknown
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Unknown

The Gadwal Uranium Enrichment Plant is reportedly a secondary enrichment plant located 30 kilometers west of Islamabad. The facility is not under IAEA safeguards, and no further information is available on its current operational status or enrichment capacity.

Source: Global Fissile Material Report 2009, Chapter 1, International Panel on Fissile Materials, December 2009,; Jonathan S. Landay, "Despite Taliban turmoil, Pakistan expands nuke plants," McClatchy Newspapers, 1 May 2009,

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