Gulf States Intend To Go for Nuclear Power

23 de may de 2007

<body><div id="article"><tr><td height="28" valign="middle" width="184"></td><td valign="middle" width="185"></td></tr><h1>Gulf States Intend To Go for Nuclear Power</h1><p>May 23 (LPAC-)--As reported by Iranian state radio-television today, a Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) working group will present the results of a feasibility study on their nuclear program by the end of the year. The results of the study will be presented to leaders at the annual meeting of the council in Oman in December, GCC secretary general Abdulrahman al-Attiya said in a statement.</p><p>"Mr. Attiya expressed his ambitions that the study group will present its findings in the fastest time possible to the cooperation council in Muscat (Oman) at the end of 2007," the press center of the GCC said in its release today. The statement was issued at the start of the working group's first meeting in Riyadh, attended also by industry experts and representatives of the UN's International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).</p></div></body>