Iran, IAEA start technical talks

Iranian envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Reza Najafi and IAEA Deputy Director General and head of the Department of Safeguards Tero Varjoranta.

Iranian envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Reza Najafi and IAEA Deputy Director General and head of the Department of Safeguards Tero Varjoranta.

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iran and the IAEA officials started technical talks on Iranian nuclear program in Tehran on Monday.

The negotiators are led by Iranian envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Reza Najafi and IAEA Deputy Director General and head of the Department of Safeguards Tero Varjoranta.

The technical delegation of the IAEA arrived in Iran Monday to discuss the two remaining issues of the third phase of cooperation between the two sides.

Iran and the agency would discuss neutron calculations and explosions with high power as well as other issues under the ‘Framework for Cooperation.’

Iran and the IAEA have already held talks to continue technical cooperation and answer the agency’s questions.

The IAEA delegation would leave Iran on Tuesday.

By ISNA