Grossi to the IAEA Board of Governors "Extensive Negotiations to Address Iran’s Outstanding Safeguards Issues Proved Inconclusive"

PeopleDiplomats ♦ Published: November 24, 2021; 21:46 ♦ (Vindobona)

When addressing the board of governors in Vienna, Grossi said, that getting to know the new Iranian officials was a positive element and this will certainly help.

Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi's reported on the verification and monitoring in the Islamic Republic of Iran. / Picture: © IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency / YouTube Screenshot

Having returned yesterday from Tehran, I am ready to update you on the safeguards situation regarding Iran. I had extensive negotiations with senior Iranian officials to address Iran’s outstanding safeguards issues. As I will report, these negotiations proved inconclusive. …