On December 9 and 10, 2020, at Zaporizhzhia NPP, inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) conducted a regular scheduled inspection. The specialists inspected Unit 5, which was in the scheduled interim overhaul.
The inspection was carried out by the Agency inspectors with involvement of the SNRCU inspector. The inspection was conducted within the framework of the international Agreement between Ukraine and the IAEA for the implementation of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.
The IAEA is the world's unique international inspector for nuclear safeguards and inspection of civil nuclear programs. The purpose of inspection is to prevent the transfer of nuclear materials used in nuclear facilities, located in 70 countries, for military purposes.