U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Amano has died, IAEA tell member states

by Reuters
Monday, 22 July 2019 07:17 GMT

VIENNA, July 22 (Reuters) - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano has died, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Monday in a note to member states obtained by Reuters.

"The Secretariat of the International Atomic Energy Agency regrets to inform with deepest sadness of the passing away of Director General Yukiya Amano," the IAEA secretariat said in the note. (Reporting by Francois Murphy; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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