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Internationl Atomic Energy Agancy. United Nations body founded in 1957 to promote peaceful use of nuclear power.
INSS Arms Control director Emily Landau said that it will be harder for the IAEA to pressure Tehran into sticking to the 2015 nuclear deal with no real leader.
Amano, a 72-year-old Japanese diplomat, was reappointed in 2017 to a third four-year term in charge of the International Atomic Energy Agency, until Nov. 30, 2021.
The comments come just a few days after US President Donald Trump pledged to "substantially" increase sanctions on Iran.
IAEA to provide assessment of Iran's activities by end of the year.
It is most unfortunate that the politicians, in their haste to conclude an agreement, gave up on the most basic of professional principles, thus paving the road for shortcuts.
By EPHRAIM ASCULAI
"Significant progress" in IAEA inquiry, agency's Amano says.
"This is a very unusual verification approach, which has no reason to be confidential unless a very special reason - proprietary, economic or security - calls for it," expert says.
After vote, Netanyahu says he had called 30 world leaders and convinced them to reject proposal given the situation in the Mideast, especially Iran's efforts to obtain a nuclear weapon.
By HERB KEINON
Israeli delegation met with Egyptian officials in Cairo in attempt to prevent discussion of resolution.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Iran will not receive additional sanctions relief until UN watchdog satisfied with its investigation of site; Biden to meet Jewish leaders in Miami next week.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Statement is departure from past US characterizations of the controversial site, which has been shut off to international nuclear inspectors since 2006.
UN nuclear watchdog requests additional funds for Iran deal enforcement.
With all the claims, counter- claims, denials and explanations, one thing becomes certain: Iran will have a role in inspecting itself. It almost does not matter what this role will be.
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