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Iran says IAEA team is not for inspection

02-22-2012 14:04 BJT

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Iran says the IAEA team visiting the country has no plans to inspect the country's nuclear facilities and will only hold talks with officials in Tehran.

The two-day visit began on Monday. Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said the visiting IAEA team was made up of experts, not inspectors.

He told reporters that the team was holding discussions Tuesday in Tehran to create framework for future talks and co-operation.

It is the second visit in less than a month, and comes amid growing concerns over Iran's nuclear facilities, though Iran insists its nuclear activities are strictly for peaceful purposes.

 

 

Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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