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Russia asks for UNSC meeting on Zaporizhzhia NPP - reports

Russia requested an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council over the situation in the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, an unnamed person in the Russian permanent mission to the United Nations told reporters.

"Russia requested a briefing from the UN Security Council on the afternoon of August 11 in connection with the Ukrainian attacks on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in recent days and their possible catastrophic consequences," the source stated.

Another source in the UNSC told journalists that Moscow called on Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Rafael Grossi to participate as a speaker at the meeting.

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