Kremlin says it hopes IAEA Zaporizhzhia visit goes ahead

By Thomson Reuters Aug 30, 2022 | 4:36 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Tuesday that it hoped that a planned visit to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant by the International Atomic Energy Agency goes ahead, and that the visit is in Russia’s interests.

In a call with reporters, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Moscow hoped the visit would take place as agreed. “We have an interest in this mission, and have been waiting for it for a long time,” he said.

(Reporting by Reuters)