The IAEA experts went to the Zaporozhye NPP, Zakharova said

The Zaporozhye nuclear power plant in Energodar. Archive photo

IAEA experts left Vienna, is expected in the coming days to arrive at Zaporizhia nuclear power plant, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“We are waiting for the efficient and qualified, professional work of inspection, which, as you rightly said, already left Vienna and coming soon, in the next few days, will arrive at the facility,” Zakharova said on air of TV channel “Russia 24”.

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.