Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant temporarily shutdown - state TV


FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Bushehr main nuclear reactor, 1,200 km (746 miles) south of Tehran, August 21, 2010. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant has been temporarily shutdown for technical overhaul, Iranian state TV said on Sunday.

"It has been temporarily shutdown since yesterday for technical overhaul which will continue for a few days," an official told state TV.

(Writing by Parisa Hafezi; Editing by Edmund Blair)

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