YNET: Syria rebels present IAEA with demands over captured nuclear facility — “We’re willing to cooperate if our conditions are met” — ‘Special security parameter’ set up

Published: February 24th, 2013 at 5:34 pm ET
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Ynetnews (Israel’s most popular news and general content website), Feb. 24, 2013: A spokesman for the Free Syria Army hinted Sunday that the rebels would be willing to allow International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspectors into the Al-Kibar nuclear facility, which they seized last week. [...] “We’re willing to cooperate with the IAEA if our conditions are met,” the FSA said in a statement. The London-based Arab newspaper Al-Sharq Al-Awsat further quoted a commander of one of the rebel brigades as saying [...] the FSA has set up a special security parameter around Al-Kibar, to protect it. The spokesman said that an FSA officer has been made the liaison to the UN agency and will present it with the rebels’ demands [...] He refused to tell the newspaper whether anything was found on the premises to suggest that the facility was used for nuclear work. “Those details will be given only to the IAEA,” he said. [...]

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Published: February 24th, 2013 at 5:34 pm ET
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