Announcements

IAEA statement on seized nuclear material in Iraq

The following is a statement attributable to IAEA Spokesperson Gill Tudor on reports that Iraq has notified the United Nations that nuclear material has been seized from Mosul University: ‘The IAEA is aware of the notification from Iraq and is in contact to seek further details. On the basis of the initial information we believe the material […]

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IAEA Mission Concludes Peer Review of Jordan’s Nuclear Regulatory Framework

Amman, Jordan – Senior international nuclear safety and radiation protection experts today concluded an 11-day International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission to review the regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety in Jordan. The mission team said in its preliminary findings that Jordan’s nuclear regulator, the Energy and Minerals Regulatory […]

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Clarification on RIA Novosti story

On 21 May, RIA Novosti news agency published a story headlined ‘IAEA Says Impossible for Ukraine to Switch to US Nuclear Fuel‘, based on apparent remarks by an Agency official during a news conference in Moscow. There was some confusion about the official’s remarks, which were made in Russian. The resulting RIA Novosti story does […]

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Joint Statement by Iran and IAEA

On 20 May 2014 the IAEA and the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran) held another technical meeting within the Framework for Cooperation agreed between the parties last November. During the meeting the two sides reviewed the good progress that had been made on the seven practical measures that were agreed three months ago. Iran and […]

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IAEA statement following meeting with Iran

Today the Agency and Iran held another technical meeting where progress was reviewed on the implementation of the practical measures that were agreed three months ago under the Framework for Cooperation. The Agency noted that Iran has taken several actions and that some related work continues.   Discussions on additional practical measures to be implemented […]

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