Russia to hand over Bushehr nuclear plant to Iran
Tehran, Iran, Apr. 23
By Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend:
Iran and Russia are discussing how and when the management of Bushehr nuclear power plant can be delivered totally to local experts in Iran.
A Russian nuclear delegation, headed by the deputy head of Russia's Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation, Nicolai Spassky arrived in Iran Wednesday.
The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran's Deputy Director for International Affairs Behrouz Kamalvandi said the Iran and Russian delegation discussed the hand over issue, ISNA reported April 23.
Kamalvandi added that Iran and Russia also discussing the construction of second and third nuclear reactors at Bushehr power plant. He also said that Spassky will meet Iran's uranium conversion facility in Isfahan city tomorrow.
Russian company Rosatom, the builder of Iran's only nuclear power plants, and Iran's Atomic Energy Organization signed a treaty in 2014 to build the second and third units of the Bushehr Power Plant.
Edited by CN