IAEA Mission to Iran Returns

UPDATE: The date of the next meeting has been changed to 13 February 2013.

Returning from a two-day bilateral meeting with Iranian officials held in Tehran, Iran, IAEA Deputy Director General for the Department of Safeguards, Herman Nackaerts, delivered the following remarks to the press that gathered at Vienna International Airport on Friday morning, 18 January 2013:

"We had two days of intensive discussions.

" Differences remain, so we could not finalize the structured approach to resolve the outstanding issues regarding possible military dimensions of Iran's nuclear program.

" We have agreed with Iran that we will meet again on the 12th of February.

" What I can also say is that on this occasion no access was granted to Parchin."

Last update: 18 November 2014