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American experts have noted the activity of the DPRK on the ground in Yongbyon

The activity of the DPRK in the area previously closed nuclear site in Yongbyon goes beyond the mere maintenance of order in the territory, noted American experts from the portal 38 North, after analysis of satellite images.

According to the portal, the commercial satellite images for the last year show a "small activity" in the area of nuclear scientific research center in North Korea in Yongbyon. Pictures show the periodic appearance in the area of the plant for uranium enrichment (UEP) specialized railway cars and trailers, which "can be a tank of liquid nitrogen". In addition, some ongoing construction around the main research and administrative center.

In the Union state commented on statements of Lithuania for Belarusian NPP

Statement of Lithuania regarding the safety of the NPP is a political attack aimed to "prick" Minsk, practical impact, they can not provide, said Deputy state Secretary of the Union state Alexei Kubrin.

"No practical impact and effects of such statements can not provide," - said Kubrin.

The energy Ministry of Belarus told about cooperation with the IAEA

The safety of the Belarusian nuclear power plant is a priority, close cooperation with the IAEA goes with the beginning of the nuclear project, said the Director of the Department of nuclear energy Ministry of Belarus Vasily polyukhovich.

"The safety of nuclear plants is a priority for us. A system of supervision of the construction of a nuclear power station, which includes both departmental and public oversight," polyukhovich said during the online conference "Nuclear energy in Belarus: benefits and prospects".

Armenia reported to the head of the IAEA on the Azerbaijani threats to attack nuclear power plants

Armenia's permanent representative to the international organizations in Vienna Armen Papikyan at the meeting with the Director General of the IAEA Rafael Grossi spoke about the Azerbaijani threats to strike at the Armenian NPP, said on Saturday the press service of the foreign Ministry of the Republic.

Earlier, the head of the press service of the Azerbaijani defense Ministry, Colonel Vagif Dargyakhli warned that in "case of attack on Mingechevir reservoir, the Azerbaijani armed forces can strike back at the Metsamor nuclear power plant, which will turn the Yerevan tragedy."

South Africa dreams of nuclear power, but is too shy to go to Russia

South Africa, estimated interim financial results for the period of the pandemic, decided to save their own economy, returning to the plans for the construction of nuclear power plants. The Minister of energy and mineral resources Guide Mantashe recently notified the public that the government revived the project of construction of two nuclear power plants with a total capacity of 2.5 GW as an instrument of salvation of the national economy.

South Africa rarely gets to strip the Russian press, and therefore to compile a complete picture will make a small digression.

The Ambassador of Iran spoke about the possibility of saving the nuclear deal

Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD) on the Iranian nuclear program can still be saved through political will and concerted steps the remaining participants, said the Ambassador of Iran in Russia Kazem Jalali.

"At the time of conclusion of the AGREEMENT of almost all members acknowledged that it was a win-win agreement, but after five years of consistent blows to SVPD and it unbalanced the performance of the feature of the document disappeared. However, still a chance to save SVPD, to create balance we need the political will and practical action the remaining members of the SVPD" - quoted Jalali diplomatic mission.

Minsk has approved the draft amendments to the agreement on the loan for NPP

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko signed a decree approved the draft Protocol on amendments to the agreement with Russia on granting a loan for the construction of the Belarusian nuclear power plant as a basis for negotiations, says the document published Saturday on the National legal Internet portal.

"To approve the draft Protocol on amendments to agreement between the government of the Republic of Belarus and the government of the Russian Federation about provision to the government of the Republic of Belarus state export credit for the construction of a nuclear power plant on the territory of the Republic of Belarus of 25 November 2011 as the basis for negotiations", - stated in the decree. The draft Protocol will not be published.

The Iranian Ambassador has predicted the death of SVPD for the renewal of the arms embargo

If the United States extended an arms embargo against Iran, we can say the death of a Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD) on Iran's nuclear program, said Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali.

"Recently they (the U.S. - ed.) initiated the meeting of the UN security Council with the aim to create preconditions for the renewal of the arms embargo against Iran. If the United States will succeed, it will be possible to ascertain the death of SVPD," said Jalali in an interview with TV channel "Russia 24".

The foreign Ministry commented on reports about the release of radiation over Northern Europe

The assertion that testing Russia's advanced weapons "Poseidon" and "savages" could become the reason of increase in background radiation over Northern Europe, absolutely groundless, said RIA Novosti Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.

"Of course, I drew attention to these materials, but I want to say that this is not the first nor the last case. We will see in the future many more occasions when on the American side, followed by a stuffing information, and anonymous, and on behalf of the responsible persons. Stuffing about continuing our work in the field of development of perspective systems of nuclear deterrence," said Ryabkov, commenting on the materials of some Western media, which States that the level of radiation over Northern Europe may have increased because of test "of Poseidon" and "Petrel".

The IAEA commented on the fire at the facility in Iran

The international atomic energy Agency on Friday confirmed that the fire at the facility in Iran nuclear materials, said in a statement released by the press service of the Agency.

"Iran informed the IAEA about the fire in the building on site for uranium enrichment at Natanz on Thursday morning. Iran also informed the IAEA that the fire was quickly extinguished and that the building was not a nuclear or other radioactive materials", - stated in the message.

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