South Korea says reaches deal with U.S. to revise nuclear energy pact

April 22, 2015 4:09 AM

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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States reached a deal on Wednesday to revise a 40-year-old agreement that has limited South Korea's ability to enrich uranium for nuclear power generation and to reprocess spent fuel, the foreign ministry in Seoul said.

No further details about the revised agreement were immediately available. Officials of the two countries are scheduled to initial the revised agreement later on Wednesday in Seoul, the ministry said.

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