• Kyodo


The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is eyeing a mandatory no-fly zones over nuclear facilities, given the magnitude of destruction that might result from a terrorist attack on nuclear reactors, a senior IAEA official said Wednesday.

The issue of safety on nuclear reactors and other nuclear facilities has become a major concern to the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency in the wake of the Sept. 11 suicide hijacking attacks on the United States.

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