The Dubai Health Authority’s Diagnostic Imaging Departments have adopted a state-of-the-art system to closely monitor radiation doses for all radiology services that are provided to patients at the DHA.
The mission members reviewed the legislative and regulatory infrastructure for Occupational Radiation Protection by visiting UAE government officials, including FANR, the UAE Space Agency and others.
UN nuclear experts are due to visit the Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine's south on Thursday to assess any damage, as both sides in the conflict reported new shelling in the nearby town of Enerhodar.
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said the operator of the UAE’s Barakah Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), the first NPP in the Arab region, had strengthened operational safety by fully addressing the findings of an initial IAEA safety review mission five years ago.
Captured by Russian troops in March but run by Ukrainian staff, Zaporizhzhia has been a hotspot in a conflict that has settled into a war of attrition fought mainly in Ukraine's east and south six months after Russia launched its invasion.
The nuclear plant, which is Europe's biggest, was captured by Russian forces in March shortly after the start of Moscow's invasion of Ukraine. Ukraine has accused Russia of deploying soldiers and storing ammunition and armoured vehicles there.
Western media reported on Monday that the third of three cascades, or clusters, of advanced IR-6 centrifuges recently installed at the Natanz establishment, has now come on stream.
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) head Rafael Grossi travelled to Iran on Saturday for talks, days after the IAEA criticised Tehran for a lack of cooperation. He met the chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Mohammad Eslami, on Sunday.
The strained relations between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) took another bad turn when IAEA Director-General Rafael Mariano Grossi said on Thursday