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26 November 2003

The Commission welcomes the Council's ITER agreement


ITER thermonuclear
fusion reactor
© CEA/EISS

European Commissioner for Research Philippe Busquin welcomed the unanimous agreement obtained in the Council of Ministers today on the EU's application to site the ITER thermonuclear fusion reactor project at Cadarache (France). The Commission will now put the EU's application to the international partners in the ITER project for an international decision to be reached before the end of the year.

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Marta Wysoczynska Marta.Wysoczynska@ec.europa.eu, Tel. +32 229-96590

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