IAEA chief lands in Kaliningrad for talks with Russia

FILE PHOTO: IAEA Director General Grossi attends a news conference in Vienna
FILE PHOTO: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Rafael Grossi attends a news conference in Vienna, Austria, March 7, 2022. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger/File Photo

March 31, 2022

VIENNA (Reuters) – U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Rafael Grossi has arrived in Kaliningrad for talks with senior Russian officials after a visit to Ukraine where he is seeking to ensure the safety of nuclear facilities, his agency said on Thursday.

“IAEA Director General (Grossi) just arrived in Kaliningrad, #Russia, for talks with senior Russian officials tomorrow morning,” the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Twitter https://twitter.com/iaeaorg/status/1509568061979996170?s=20&t=_8mvEHx0be1sXLpEeVaSQA, with a picture showing him disembarking from a plane.

(Reporting by Francois Murphy; Editing by Chris Reese)