Moscow comments on timeline for nuclear inspection of Zaporozhye NPP

Posted On: Oct 6, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Moscow comments on timeline for nuclear inspection of Zaporozhye NPP

The IAEA could visit the nuclear power plant in early September, a senior Russian diplomat suggests
The UN nuclear watchdog could send an inspection team to the Russia-controlled Zaporozhye nuclear power plant in Ukraine in as soon as two weeks, a senior Russian diplomat said on Friday.
“Forecasts don't always come true, but my sense is that it can happen in early September,” Mikhail Ulyanov, Russia's permanent envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency , said during a media briefing.
The Russian diplomat stressed that the proposed timeline is conditional on non-interference by “external factors that have nothing to do with the goals of the IAEA visit.” The mission should have been launched in June, he explained, but the plan failed, and “in a sense, things have to be done from scratch now.”
The Zaporozhye plant is located in the Ukrainian city of Energodar, and is controlled by Russian troops, although its civilian operators are Ukrainian. Over the past month, it has come under a series of...

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