Iranian MPs to visit site of incident at Natanz Nuclear Facility
Tehran (IP) - Member of National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of the Iranian Parliament announced the Commission's decision to send a team to visit Natanz Nuclear Site.
Iran Press/Iran News: Yaghoub Rezazadeh said on Saturday that the Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi will attend tomorrow's (Sunday) meeting of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of the Parliament to report the recent resolution of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors.
Zarif and Salehi are also scheduled to provide explanations regarding the Natanz incident to inform the commission's members.
On Thursday, 2 July, the Spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said an incident occurred at a facility outside the country’s Natanz Nuclear Facility early on the day.
Rezazadeh clarified about the reaction of the Zionist regime to the Natanz incident and said: "The Spokesman of AEOI announced that they are investigating and experts were sent to the scene."
Rezazadeh added: "We are waiting for the results of the investigation, but if it is confirmed that the Zionist regime has played a role in the Natanz incident, the Islamic Republic of Iran will respond decisively."
He went on to say that the commission intends to send some of its members to visit the place of the Nuclear Site and the matter will be discussed at tomorrow's meeting of the Commission and a decision will be made subsequently.
On Friday, The spokesman for the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Keyvan Khosravi, said according to technical and security investigations, the cause of fire at Natanz Nuclear Enrichment Facility was discovered, but due to some security concerns, it will be announced in an appropriate time.