Mohamed El Baradei
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Especially the difficult and important questions regarding the authenticity of information relating to alleged weaponisation studies.
It is going to be a long process, we should not delude ourselves. This has been a problem for over 15 years – the Korean nuclear issue – and it will take time to have a comprehensive solution.
I think they were very clear that they are willing to implement the February 13th agreement once the other parties implement their part.
According to the Beijing agreement, this process has to be completed within 60 days so we have a short span of time and I hope within the coming few weeks we will be able to reach an agreement that could be blessed by our board of governors.
I believe this is very much a step in the right direction toward implementation of the de-nuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
I think the prize recognise the danger we are facing today and that is the threat of proliferation of nuclear weapons, the continuing existence of thousands of nuclear weapons, and the prospect of nuclear terrorism. The committee recognizes that these dangers and others will only be resolved through the broadest possible international cooporation.
The board called on Iran to rectify the situation but also underlined the importance of further discussion about Iran's decision.