ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry on Tuesday said that Pakistan attaches highest priority to safety and security of its nuclear programme.
He said this while talking to Deputy Director General (Safeguards) of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Tero Varioranta here.
Matters of bilateral interest encompassing Pakistan-IAEA cooperation, especially in the ‘safeguards’ domain were discussed at the meeting.
The Foreign Secretary also shared an overview of safety and security of Pakistan’s nuclear programme with the visiting dignitary and highlighted country’s unblemished record of nuclear safety.
The IAEA official appreciated Pakistan-IAEA cooperation and conveyed the agency’s satisfaction at implementation of safeguard measures by Pakistan. The Chairman Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission also attended the meeting.
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