VIENNA, 26th September 2016 (WAM) – A UAE delegation is attending the 60th Regular Session of theInternational Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) General Conference, which started in Vienna today.

The delegation is headed by Hamad Ali Al Ka’abi, UAE’s Permanent Representative to IAEA and includes senior officials from the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) and the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC).

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano’s delivered the opening statement of the conference.

The UAE delegation members held a number of meetings with the delegations and organisations attending the conference.

Al Ka’abi opened the UAE pavilion at the exhibition, held on the conference’s sideline. The stand features stands for FANR, ENEC and the UAE’s permanent mission to IAEA.

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