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IAEA supports THE UAE in its nuclear ambitions, says IAEA Diretor-General

EMIRATI TODAY - Emirati News, the UAE Daily News

Vienna, August 3, 2020 — Rafael Mariano Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has congratulated the UAE on its first criticism of Block 1 of the Barakah nuclear power plant. In a statement on this occasion, Grossi reiterated the IAEA’s support for the UAE in building nuclear power. “The IAEA supports the UAE and other countries that are committed to the introduction of nuclear energy, which plays a key role in achieving clean and affordable energy and in combating climate change,” he said.