IAEA Daily Press Review

The objective of the DPR is to present a general overview of international, English-language, media coverage of the IAEA and nuclear issues, that does not purport to be exhaustive. The following articles are obtained from external news sources for whose content the IAEA takes no responsibility.

July 10, 2012

Nuclear News

Iran: Nuclear Meeting Set for July 24 Deputies of the lead negotiators for Iran and the group of six nations in the Iranian nuclear dispute will meet in Turkey on July 24. NYT

U.S. Senators Await Obama Plan for Measuring Nuclear Security Progress Lawmakers on the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee are awaiting a plan from the National Nuclear Security Administration for how to measure progress toward President Obama’s goal of securing all vulnerable nuclear materials within a four-year time period. GSN

UAE nuclear power decision imminent The nuclear regulator is expected to make a decision within days on whether to grant a licence to build the country’s first reactors. National

Nuclear waste-burning reactor moves a step closer to reality A plan to burn Britain’s radioactive nuclear waste as fuel in a next-generation reactor moved a step closer to reality on Monday when GE-Hitachi submitted a thousand-page feasibility report to the UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA). Guardian

Concrete decay among worries for nuclear plants Decaying concrete at nuclear power plants is the latest concern for nuclear safety authorities. Post Media News

Opinion and Analysis

13 minutes to doomsday WP

Is Iran’s nuclear stance a door opened or shut? Lebanon Daily Star

The arms race that won’t happen Chicago Tribune

The nuclear option Manila Standard Today