IAEA Clarification on Syria

2011/04
Vienna

The following statement can be attributed to IAEA Spokesperson Gill Tudor:

"Director General Amano has been quoted in a news story as saying today that a site in Syria allegedly destroyed by Israel was a nuclear reactor under construction. The Director General did not say that the IAEA has reached the conclusion that the site was definitely a nuclear reactor. The IAEA continues to seek further information on the nature of the Dair Alzour site."

Press Contacts

Press Office
Office of Public Information and Communication
[43-1] 2600-21273
Press Enquiries

Last update: 17 November 2014