Statement by the United Kingdom to the IAEA Board of Governors on the Implementation of the NPT Safeguards Agreement in Iran

November 21, 2003

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

Mr Chairman, intense scrutiny of the extent and nature of Iran’s nuclear programme has come to dominate our discussion of safeguards issues since February. In the view of my delegation, this scrutiny, and appropriate action as a result, is vital to the integrity of the IAEA’s safeguards regime and the NPT.