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The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Grossi, will visit Kyiv this week and later Moscow to continue consultations on the creation of a security zone around the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant. It is reported by Interfax.
“Director General Rafael Grossi will visit Kyiv and then Moscow later this week to continue consultations aimed at an early agreement and establishment of a nuclear safety zone around the ZNPP,” the IAEA said.
The Zaporozhye nuclear power plant, located in Energodar, is under the control of Russian forces.
Earlier, Grossi stated that a protective zone around the ZNPP should be created as a result of an agreement between Ukraine and Russia.
Earlier, an IAEA mission led by Grossi arrived at the ZNPP. The head of the delegation of Rosatom and employees of the Zaporizhzhya NPP led the IAEA delegation through its territory and showed the sections of the station that had been damaged during the shelling. It was reported that two IAEA employees remained at the ZNPP on a permanent basis. As a result of the visit of the mission, the IAEA published a report in which it confirmed the fact of shelling of the ZNPP.