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Grossi holds Zaporizhzhia safety zone talks with Ukraine and Russia

Grossi holds Zaporizhzhia safety zone talks with Ukraine and Russia

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said that his separate talks with the foreign ministers of Ukraine, Dmytro Kuleba, and of Russia, Sergei Lavrov, indicate there is a "solid basis" for believing that a safety and security zone around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant can be established.

Regulation & Safety 22 September 2022


Shelling near South Ukraine nuclear plant prompts fresh IAEA warning

Shelling near South Ukraine nuclear plant prompts fresh IAEA warning

Shelling which caused an explosion 300 metres from reactors at the South Ukraine nuclear power plant "all too clearly demonstrates the dangers at other nuclear facilities in the country", said International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi as he steps up efforts to implement a safety and security zone around the Zaporizhzhia plant.

Regulation & Safety 20 September 2022


IAEA board calls for Russia to hand over control of Zaporizhzhia

IAEA board calls for Russia to hand over control of Zaporizhzhia

The board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency adopted the resolution, which calls on Russia to "cease all actions against, and at, Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant", in a vote, with 26 in favour, seven abstentions and two voting against.

Regulation & Safety 16 September 2022


IAEA says both sides 'engaging' with Zaporizhzhia safety zone plan

IAEA says both sides 'engaging' with Zaporizhzhia safety zone plan

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi says that consultations have begun over establishing a "safety and security zone" at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and says that despite shelling continuing "I have seen signs that they are interested in this agreement".

Regulation & Safety 12 September 2022


IAEA calls for nuclear safety exclusion zone around Zaporizhzhia

IAEA calls for nuclear safety exclusion zone around Zaporizhzhia

The International Atomic Energy Agency has called for the establishment of a safety and security zone around Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, which has been occupied by Russian military forces since early March.

Regulation & Safety 07 September 2022


Bulk of IAEA team leave Zaporizhzhia, two stay behind

Bulk of IAEA team leave Zaporizhzhia, two stay behind

Four of the six International Atomic Energy Agency experts involved in the mission to the Russian-occupied nuclear power plant in Ukraine have now left the site after a five-day visit.

Regulation & Safety 05 September 2022


IAEA 'to maintain presence at Zaporizhzhia'

IAEA 'to maintain presence at Zaporizhzhia'

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi says its experts are "here to stay and will maintain a continued presence" at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant.

Regulation & Safety 02 September 2022


IAEA’s Grossi and team at Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

IAEA’s Grossi and team at Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi and his team of inspectors arrived at the Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine on Thursday afternoon, following delays and despite the on-going conflict in the area.

Regulation & Safety 01 September 2022


IAEA mission heads for Zaporizhzhia

IAEA mission heads for Zaporizhzhia

Following months of negotiations, a team of International Atomic Energy Agency experts and inspectors - led by IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi - is on its way to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine to ensure nuclear safety and security there.

Regulation & Safety 30 August 2022


Zaporizhzhia temporarily loses grid connection

Zaporizhzhia temporarily loses grid connection

Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant has been reconnected to the grid after hostilities in the area led to the damage of the last remaining operational 750 kilovolt external power line connecting the plant to the national grid.

Regulation & Safety 26 August 2022