BBC: Ukraine war: IAEA says Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant out of control

Posted: 4th August 2022

A Russian serviceman stands guard at Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station in Energodar on May 1 2022 picture was taken during a media trip organised by the Russian army
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This image of a Russian serviceman guarding the plant was taken in May

A huge nuclear power plant occupied by Russia during its invasion of Ukraine is “completely out of control”, the head of the UN’s nuclear agency says.

Rafael Grossi was quoted by the Associated Press news agency as saying the Zaporizhzhia plant needed an inspection and repairs.

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