Alert as Radioactive Material Seized Entering into Ukraine, Possible
Dirty Bomb Material
The potential danger in the increasingly unstable regions of Ukraine has increased further on news that the country's intelligence service intercepted people attempting to bring in 3 pounds of radioactive material into the country from a breakaway region of Moldova under the control of pro-Russia forces. The material, which could be uranium 235 was seized on April 30th.
Hazardous substance was imported into the territory of the self-proclaimed Transnistrian Ukraine Moldavian Republic on cars with foreign number. The radioactive substance was kept in a container craftsmanship.