NPT Safeguards Agreement with the Islamic Republic of Iran

Resolution Adopted by the Board of Governors on 19 June 2020
June 19, 2020

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

The Board of Governors,

  • (a) Appreciating professional and impartial efforts of the Director General and the Secretariat to implement Iran’s Comprehensive Safeguards Agreement and Additional Protocol,
  • (b) Emphasizing the essential and independent role of the IAEA in verifying Iran’s compliance with its obligations under the Comprehensive Safeguards Agreement and Additional Protocol, and in this context in providing credible assurance as to the exclusively peaceful nature of Iran’s nuclear programme,
  • (c) Stressing also the importance of States complying fully with their safeguards obligations, including facilitating access as required when notified by the IAEA pursuant to those obligations,
  • (d) Taking note of the Director General’s recent report of 3 March 2020 contained in GOV/2020/15 and his report of 5 June contained in GOV/2020/30 which describes the Agency’s efforts and interactions with Iran to clarify information relating to the correctness and completeness of Iran’s declarations under its Safeguards Agreement and Additional Protocol, as well as problems with access to two locations specified by the Agency,