Sunday, April 20, 2014   

Mexico finds stolen radioactive material outside container
(12-05 08:55)

Authorities found stolen radioactive material outside the truck that was carrying it north of Mexico City Wednesday and the life of anybody who touched it is in danger, officials told AFP.
The medical teletherapy machine containing cobalt-60 was taken out of its steel-reinforced container and left hundreds of meters from the truck, which was stolen two days earlier, said Mardonio Jimenez, operations director at the National Commission for Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.—AFP
   
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