Iran initiates creation of regional organization for nuclear safety

Iran initiates creation of regional organization for nuclear safety

 

Irahas expressed readiness to establish with neighboring states a regional organization for the safety of nuclear facilities, Iranian vice president and head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi.Such a regional association will be supervising the activities of nuclear power plants in Iran and other countries of the Middle East and Persian Gulf and prevent the possible devastating effects of radiation to the environment, 1news.az quotes Salehi with reference to news agency IRNA.The head of the AEOI put forward his proposal in connection with the plans of a number of neighboring countries on the construction of nuclear power plants on their territory. Thus, the United Arab Emirates plans to build four nuclear power plants, IRNA reported.Ali Akbar Salehi also expressed readiness "to negotiate jointly with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Office of the Environment of Iran and neighboring countries on issues related to radiation safety.""The Iranian side is also interested in communicating with its neighbors on environmental issues in order to be able to take urgent measures to reduce the possible damage from radiation," Salehi said.

Iran has expressed readiness to establish with neighboring states a regional organization for the safety of nuclear facilities, Iranian vice president and head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi.


Such a regional association will be supervising the activities of nuclear power plants in Iran and other countries of the Middle East and Persian Gulf and prevent the possible devastating effects of radiation to the environment, 1news.az quotes Salehi with reference to news agency IRNA.


The head of the AEOI put forward his proposal in connection with the plans of a number of neighboring countries on the construction of nuclear power plants on their territory. Thus, the United Arab Emirates plans to build four nuclear power plants, IRNA reported.


Ali Akbar Salehi also expressed readiness "to negotiate jointly with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Office of the Environment of Iran and neighboring countries on issues related to radiation safety."


"The Iranian side is also interested in communicating with its neighbors on environmental issues in order to be able to take urgent measures to reduce the possible damage from radiation," Salehi said.

 

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