Russia slams leakage of IAEA report on Iran
Published: 04:58 PM, 5 December 2020
Russia has condemned to the leak of the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) confidential report on Iran's nuclear program.
"Yet another confidential #IAEA report on #Iran was leaked to mass media immediately upon its circulation in Board of Governors," Russian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov wrote in his Twitter account on Friday.
"The Ambassador of Iran in his Twitter account has already reacted by suggesting to strengthen mechanisms of confidentiality. Good idea but will it help?," Mr. Ulyanov added.
Earlier, Iranian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Kazem Gharibabadi in a Twitter message said: "@iaeaorg confidential report, based on Iran's confidential letter, appeared in Media immediately even before the BoG Members could track it down. Agency is not merely responsible to update the development, but shall ensure confidentiality of safeguards information."