UN nuclear chief sees deal with Iran soon

May 22, 2012 11:21

VIENNA - The U.N. nuclear agency chief said on Tuesday he expected to sign a cooperation deal with Iran about the country's disputed atomic program "quite soon" despite some remaining differences.

"[A] decision was made to conclude and sign the agreement... I can say it will be signed quite soon," Yukiya Amano, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told reporters at Vienna airport after returning from Tehran where he held talks with senior Iranian officials.

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