- In September, the Nuclear Suppliers' Group reaches agreement on export controls of sensitive nuclear
technology, issuing a list called the “London Guidelines” that the IAEA later publishes.
- In Vienna, the
International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Evaluation (INFCE) begins a multi-year
assessment of problems associated
with peaceful uses of nuclear energy and any risk
they may pose of further proliferation.
- In Salzburg, Austria,
nearly 2000 delegates attend the IAEA conference on nuclear power
and its fuel cycle.