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Radioactive material container from hijacked truck found empty in Mexico

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Truck carrying ‘extremely dangerous’ radioactive material stolen in Mexico

UPDATE: Mexican police located a truck stolen on Monday which contained dangerous radioactive material the UN warned could be used to construct a “dirty bomb.” An official has said the container holding that cargo was found empty.
A truck carrying what is being described as ‘extremely dangerous’ radioactive material has been stolen in Mexico while on its way to a waste center.

The vehicle was transporting cobalt-60, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) say.

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