Election of Rafael Grossi as the Next IAEA Director General

PRESS STATEMENT
MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE
OCTOBER 29, 2019

We congratulate Ambassador Rafael Grossi of Argentina on his election as the next IAEA Director General. The United States strongly supports the IAEA in all aspects of its mission and stands ready to assist Ambassador Grossi in ensuring that the Agency is prepared to meet the growing challenges of the 21st century.

We also thank Cornel Feruta for serving as the acting IAEA Director General.