Reappointment of the Director General

IAEA Board of Governors Meeting
March 4-8, 2013
Agenda Item 6
Appointment of the Director General
U.S. Statement

Ambassador Joseph Macmanus
Permanent U.S. Representative to the IAEA 

Mr. Chairman,

The United States warmly congratulates Director General Amano and thanks him for his willingness to serve a second term. Director General Amano has served this Agency and its Member States with distinction. We offer our best wishes for a successful second term. We look forward to continuing to work with the Director General, the Secretariat, and all Member States to advance the Agency’s important work in the years ahead. Congratulations.
Thank you, Mr. Chairman.