U.S holds workshop on nuclear security in Tbilisi
Georgia, Tbilisi, July 7 / Trend N. Kirtskhalia /
The working regional meeting has been held in the hotel "Ambassador" within the project of the Georgian Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission "Improving the regulatory oversight of the sources of ionizing radiation".
The program is connected with security of radiation sources, head of nuclear and radiation safety service Zaal Lomtadze told media.
"The world global security depends on the implementation of certain measures by individual countries," he said.
Representatives of regulatory bodies of nuclear and radiation activities from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Latvia, Moldova, Armenia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Georgia participate in the meeting.
Cooperation between the U.S Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Georgian Ministry of Environment began in 2003.
The conference will end July 9.