WANA (May 17) – Eslami, the head of Iran’s atomic Agency, said today that IAEA is not responsible for the negotiations of the Agency, which is commenting on the JCPOA. “Our relationship with the Agency is based on safeguards and NPT.” He said the Agency’s oversight remains in place.


According to Eslami’s remarks, there have been no defects in the relations between Iran and the IAEA, and the Agency’s monitoring continues.

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Head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization Mohammad Eslami and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Rafael Grossi shake hands after a news conference in Tehran, Iran, March 4, 2023. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (West Asia News Agency)

“Grossi expressed his satisfaction with Iran’s cooperation with IAEA,” Islami said


Grossi recently said in an interview with Canada’s CBC channel: “The possibility of revitalizing the JCPOA soon is fragile.”