IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)
Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
On February 18, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukiya Amano on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference.
The sides exchanged opinions on the priority issues on the IAEA’s agenda, including promoting the peaceful use of nuclear energy, reform of the safeguards system, international cooperation in physical protection of nuclear material, implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear programme, and also Mr Amano’s initiative “Atoms for Peace and Development.”
The meeting demonstrated a high level of mutual understanding and cooperation between the Russian Federation and the International Atomic Energy Agency.