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Iran nuclear chief departs for Vienna

Tehran, Iran's nuclear chief on Sunday left Tehran for the Austrian capital, Vienna, to attend 62nd General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

Heading a delegation, Vice President and Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi went to Vienna to participate in the 62nd Annual Regular Session of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)'s General Conference.

Salehi is expected to meet with his counterparts from other countries and discuss the bilateral ties.

He is scheduled to confer with his counterparts and the IAEA officials, implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) reached between Iran and world powers in 2015.

The 62nd IAEA General Conference is set for 17-21 September 2018 at the Vienna International Centre (VIC) in Vienna, Austria, where high-ranking officials and representatives from IAEA member-states will consider a range of issues, IAEA website reported.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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