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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, right, shakes hands with the president of the Presidium of North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly Kim Yong-nam, during an official welcoming ceremony in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012. Kim Yong-nam attended the Nonaligned Movement summit in Tehran on Thursday and Friday. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

Iran says reactor at Bushehr nuclear plant has reached full capacity

September 2, 2012

Iran's sole operational nuclear power reactor has reached full capacity, a senior official said Saturday, September 1, 2012. The United States and some of its allies believe the Bushehr plant is part of an Iranian attempt to develop nuclear weapons.