Greenpeace International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) letter ROSATOM Russian government

Greenpeace International is calling for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to immediately suspend its Deputy Director General from all official duties due to his former executive role at Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation of the Russian Federation (ROSATOM). Officials from ROSATOM are working with the Russian military at the illegally seized Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in the Ukraine, which is at risk of a severe accident due to Russia’s invasion. In its letter to IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi.

​​Greenpeace International warns that the IAEA’s effectiveness in working with the Ukrainian government is directly undermined by the presence of Mikhail Chudakov, a twenty-year veteran of ROSATOM.