The Russian side is consulting with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on international monitoring of compliance with the agreements regarding the protective zone near the Zaporizhzhya NPP. Mikhail Ulyanov, permanent representative of the Russian Federation to international organizations in Vienna, announced this.
“As part of the creation of a physical and nuclear security protection zone at ZNPP, it is necessary to provide for international monitoring of compliance with the agreements. And it must be effective, otherwise the declaration will remain empty paper. We are also discussing this issue with the IAEA Secretariat. RIA News words of a diplomat.
According to Ulyanov, the IAEA expert commission knows perfectly well who exactly is shelling a nuclear facility in the Zaporozhye region. The permanent representative also noted that the head of the Agency, Rafael Grossi, does not say where the real shelling of the ZNPP comes from due to restrictions on the mandate of the international organization.