Armenia: Fight Brews Over IAEA’s Thumbs-Up Appraisal of Metsamor

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Armenia’s 35-year-old nuclear power station, Metsamor, has four cooling towers.

Often depicted as a disaster waiting to happen, Armenia’s 35-year-old nuclear power station, Metsamor, has passed muster with the International Atomic Energy Agency. But don’t expect the debate over the plant’s safety standards to end any time soon.

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Marianna Grigoryan is a freelance reporter based in Yerevan and editor of MediaLab.am. Anahit Hayrapetyan is a freelance photojournalist also based in Yerevan.

Armenia: Fight Brews Over IAEA’s Thumbs-Up Appraisal of Metsamor

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