IAEA Director General welcomes joint statement of US-DPRK

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya AmanoI welcomed Tuesday the joint statement of US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un at the Singapore Summit which includes the DPRK’s commitment towards complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

The IAEA will closely follow the negotiations to be held between the two countries to implement the outcomes of the US-DPRK Summit, he added.

The IAEA stands ready to undertake any verification activities in the DPRK that it may be requested to conduct by the countries concerned, subject to authorization by the IAEA??fs Board of Governors,he noted.

Source: Kuwait News Agency