Vienna / Information Office / September 11
HE acting Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Cornel Feruta received the credentials of HE Sultan bin Salmeen Al Mansouri as Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the IAEA.
The acting Director General praised the existing cooperation between Qatar and the IAEA, particularly Qatar's continuous support to the IAEA's various programs and projects to enhance international cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy in the world.
For his part, HE the Ambassador stressed the importance of the IAEA's role in preventing nuclear proliferation, developing nuclear technologies and delivering them to the member states. He also commended the IAEA's technical assistance to Qatari institutions.