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  • 'Saudi Arabia working on plans to build a nuclear power plant'

    08/20/2009 9:14:20 PM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies · 1,141+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 8/20/09 | HERB KEINON AND YAAKOV KATZ
    With the world seemingly unable to stop Iran's nuclear march, other countries in the region are now pushing forward with their own plans to build nuclear power plants. The Saudi newspaper Al-Watan reported on Thursday that the Saudi minister of water and electricity, Abdullah al-Hosain, said the kingdom was working on plans for its first nuclear power plant. The US inked civil nuclear power deals with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates last year.