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Missing Radioactive Material Found Dumped in South Iraq – NBC News

Missing Radioactive Material Found Dumped in South Iraq – NBC News

A “highly dangerous” radioactive material that went missing in Iraq has been found dumped near a petrol station in the southern town of Zubair, environment ministry spokesman Ameer Ali said on Sunday.

Ali said it had not been damaged and there were no concerns about radiation from the material, the loss of which raised concerns it could be used as a weapon if acquired by ISIS militants.

Source: Missing Radioactive Material Found Dumped in South Iraq – NBC News