The Zaporozhye nuclear power plant in Energodar. Archive photo
The impacts of Kiev to Sochi in the Zaporozhye region aims to disrupt the visit of the IAEA at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant, said RIA Novosti in the press service of the city administration.
Earlier in the administration told RIA Novosti on downed Ukrainian drone bombers over the territory of the Zaporizhzhya NPP, later, the Ukrainian troops opened fire on residential areas in Energodar. It is reported seven victims.
“This provocation on the part of the militants controlled by Kiev, aimed at disrupting the visit of the head of the IAEA at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant,” – said the representative of the administration.
Earlier, the Director General of the IAEA, Rafael Grossi said that the Agency’s mission will arrive at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant in the coming days. According to him, will determine the parameters of the Agency’s mission at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant and, possibly, to establish his permanent presence on the ground.
Zaporizhzhya is located on the left Bank of the Dnieper near the Enerhodar. It is the largest by number of units and installed capacity of nuclear power plants in Europe. Since March she is under the protection of the Russian military. The Russian foreign Ministry stressed the propriety of taking the Russian military under the protection of the plant from the point of view of preventing leakage of nuclear and radioactive materials. The Ukrainian military continue to regularly fire Energodar, surrounding villages and adjacent to the city the territory of the Zaporizhzhya NPP.