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19
August
2022

European Commission again urges Russia to withdraw troops from Zaporizhia NPP

BRUSSELS. Aug 19 (Interfax-Ukraine) – EU Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson has once again called on Russia to withdraw its troops from Zaporizhia Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) and allow the Ukrainian authorities to safely carry out work on site.

"Russian military’s irresponsible and dangerous behavior at the Zaporizhia plant continues to violate all internationally agreed nuclear safety and security provisions. The European Commission repeats: Russian troops must withdraw and allow the Ukrainian authorities to safely carry out work on site," she said on Twitter.