IAEA Director Rafael Grossi is expected in Moscow this week, but his meeting with Russian broadcaster Vladimir Putin is not planned. This was stated by the spokesman of the head of the Kremlin, Dmytro Peskov, who was quoted by rosZMI.
"No, the meeting between Grossi and Putin is not planned this week," Peskov said.
He emphasized that "his colleagues from Rosatom and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are waiting for Grosi in Russia", and other ministries and departments can be involved if necessary.
Piskiv claims that "substantive negotiations are expected in Russia", which will take place at the specified level.
Earlier, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov confirmed that Grossi will arrive in Moscow this week, and the security zone around the Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZAEP) will be discussed.
The head of the IAEA, Raphael Grossi, stated that the situation around the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant is deteriorating, so it is necessary to introduce intermediate measures to protect the nuclear facility.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi held a meeting with IAEA Director General Raphael Grossi. Officials discussed safety at Ukraine's nuclear power plants, in particular, at Zaporizhzhya.