Venezuela has ratified the agreement with Russia concerning the cooperation in the nuclear power development.

Related law No. 39558 of November 23 was published in the official issue Gaceta Oficial.

The agreement was signed in Moscow on October 15 and provides for <the cooperation in development of the nuclear power program of Venezuela, construction of a research reactor for production of radioisotopes for medicine and industry, as well as for construction of a nuclear power plant in Venezuela>, the Gaceta Oficial reports.

The document also envisages Venezuelan specialists training in Russia.
Source: Nuclear.Ru