IAEA's deputy head to go to Iran on Thursday

International Atomic Energy Agency spokesman could not specify the purpose of the visit by Olli Heinonen, overseeing inspections and long-running U.N. inquiries into Iran's nuclear programme.

IAEA's deputy head to go to Iran on Thursday
The semi-official Iranian news agency ISNA said Heinonen would be in Iran for three days and that his trip was part of the U.N. watchdog's monitoring programme.

A top U.N. nuclear watchdog official will go to Iran on Thursday, the agency said, amid tension between Tehran and US over Western demands that it freeze nuclear work.

A spokesman for the International Atomic Energy Agency could not specify the purpose of the visit by Olli Heinonen, the IAEA's deputy director overseeing inspections and long-running U.N. inquiries into Iran's nuclear programme.


Reuters
Last Mod: 06 Ağustos 2008, 12:20
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