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IAEA

International Atomic Energy Agency.
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Earlier this year the IAEA gave some weight to suspicions of illicit nuclear work at Dair Alzour, saying that uranium traces found during the last visit pointed to nuclear-related activity.
The report showed Syria dodging IAEA questions about nuclear material at the Damascus site, failing to keep to an inspection and monitoring plan agreed earlier this year, and giving inconsistent information in letters to the IAEA.
In the case of North Korea, Kim Jong-Il repeatedly refused IAEA inspectors entry to the country in 1993, but under the safeguards agreement he was legitimately exercising his rights.
The IAEA report said it was only in late October this year that Iran allowed IAEA inspectors full access to the facility, about 20 kilometers north of Qom, for their first visit.
Iran has accumulated 839 kg of low-enriched uranium verified by inspectors and told the IAEA this month it had added another 171 kg.
The Security Council expresses the conviction that such suspension and full, verified Iranian compliance with the requirements set out by the IAEA Board of Governors would contribute to a diplomatic, negotiated solution that guarantees Iran's nuclear program is for exclusively peaceful purposes, and underlines the willingness of the international community to work positively for such a solution, which will also benefit nuclear nonproliferation elsewhere.
Pyongyang, which withdrew its membership from the IAEA in June 1994, has rejected the agency's offer to start implementing these verification measures immediately.
Arif Sultan Al Hammadi, Interim Executive Vice President, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, said: Hosting the first National Outreach Seminar on Technical Cooperation with the IAEA at the Khalifa University of Science and Technology is a testament to our commitment and support of the UAEs peaceful nuclear development goals.
There will be grey areas that may reflect technical difficulties for verification, the absence of full Iranian cooperation and the persistence of unresolved differences between the IAEA and Iran about what the facts are in specific instances-for example, concerning allegations of nuclear weapons-related activities by Iran at the Parchin military site.
While thanking Amano for the mutually beneficial cooperation that Pakistan has enjoyed with IAEA as one its founding members since 1957, the foreign secretary said that Pakistan deeply valued the role played by IAEA in the development of peaceful use of nuclear technology.
The IWP highlights the scope of IAEA assistance to the UAE in the field of nuclear power, covering: national nuclear capability, nuclear power infrastructure, radiation safety and environment protection, emergency response, as well as radioactive waste management, to help the UAE develop regulations and build a national strategy to effectively handle radioactive waste generated from the nuclear power programme.
This decision has constituted the basis of Iran's stated rationale for its refusal since 2007 to provide the IAEA with some information concerning its nuclear program.