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Kremlin says it hopes IAEA Zaporizhzhia visit goes ahead

The International Atomic Energy Agency is scheduled to visit the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, and the Kremlin stated on Tuesday that it is in Russia's best interests for the inspection to occur.

August 30, 2022 / 03:36 PM IST

The Kremlin said on Tuesday that it hoped that a planned visit to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant by the International Atomic Energy Agency goes ahead, and that the visit is in Russia's interests.

In a call with reporters, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Moscow hoped the visit would take place as agreed. "We have an interest in this mission, and have been waiting for it for a long time," he said.

first published: Aug 30, 2022 03:36 pm
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