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War in Ukraine: Chernobyl’s communication with national watchdog resumes

War in Ukraine: Chernobyl’s communication with national watchdog resumes

The Ukrainian authorities informed him International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) yesterday Holy Tuesday (19/4) how the direct communication between the half-destroyed was restored nuclear power plant in the Chernobyl and the Ukrainian atomic energy regulator, his institution announced UN.

The Director General of the IAEA, the Rafael Grossicharacterized the evolution “Very good news”, adding that he will lead a team of experts of the organization that will visit the factory within the month to assess the situation on the spot and to deliver the necessary equipment, but also to supervise the necessary repair work needed especially the remote control systems. Grossi also argued that the Russian occupation “It was clearly not a sustainable situation”.

The Russian army captured the facility almost immediately after invasion of Ukraine on February 24, however, his forces withdrew on March 31, the IAEA reminded. Contact was lost on March 10.

Source: News Beast