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IAEA asks Saudis for safeguards on first nuclear reactor

World Apr 6, 2019

IAEA asks Saudis for safeguards on first nuclear reactor

The head U.N. nuclear inspector said Friday that his agency is asking Saudi Arabia to agree to safeguards on nuclear material that could arrive by the end of the year for its first atomic reactor. Satellite imagery recently emerged of the Argentine-built project on the ...

First images of Saudi nuclear reactor show plant nearing finish

World Apr 4, 2019

First images of Saudi nuclear reactor show plant nearing finish

Saudi Arabia is nearing completion of its first nuclear reactor, satellite images of the facility show, triggering warnings about the risks of the kingdom using the technology without signing up to the international rules governing the industry. The research facility is located in the southwest ...