South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia

Tina Joemat-Pettersson, South Africa’s Energy Minister

South Africa has signed a deal with Russia to get up to eight nuclear reactors built with Russian technology.

The deal was signed on Monday on the sidelines of a conference of the U.N. atomic agency in Vienna, South Africa’s energy ministry said in a statement. It was signed by Tina Joemat-Pettersson, the South African energy minister, and Sergey Kirienko, director general of Rosatom, Russia’s state-owned nuclear company.

Read more: South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia – Yahoo News.

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