Japan to donate $2 million to IAEA for Ukraine nuke safety

  • Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Rafael Grossi, left, speaks as Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi listens during a news conference at the Iikura guesthouse in Tokyo on Thursday. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

TOKYO — Japan announced Thursday that it will donate $2.1 million to the International Atomic Energy Agency for its efforts to ensure the safety of Ukrainian nuclear facilities that have come under Russian attack.