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Radioactive Materials To Be Smuggled From Ukraine Seized

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posted on Jul, 8 2008 @ 05:40 AM
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Radioactive uranium and cesium worth 3.1 million euros ($4.9 million) has been seized in Ukraine. It was found in a car with two suspects. Since one of the men apparently worked for the Ukrainian embassy in Germany, I guess it could have been bound for Germany. But of course, it could've been bound for any country...


Ukraine Embassy Worker Arrested for Radioactive Smuggling


08.07.2008


According to reports, the two suspects had been transporting uranium and cesium in an automobile.

The confiscated radioactive elements were believed to have been removed from a special holding facility in the Ukrainian capital Kiev for sale to an organized crime group, according to the report.

The police did not make clear where the pair intended to transfer the materials.

Please visit the link provided for the complete story.

What do criminal groups want radioactive materials for? Making bombs? Poison? Blackmail? Whatever it is, it can't be good...



Country profile: Ukraine (BBC)



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posted on Jul, 8 2008 @ 07:25 AM
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hmmm i guess the possibilities are endless ...
Al Queda operatives ...some rogue state .....
lots of bad guys out there with devious aims
how about some multi-billionaire with a scheme to cause chaos somewhere in the world upon which he could capitalize and increase his power and wealth ???
any takers? what's the name of that company supplying black ops soldiers?? I'll bet they could make "good" use of the stuff



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