Dmitry Pascutto: Mikhail Metzel / TASS
No alerts about the increased radiation background was not reported. So the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov has commented on the reports exceeded the level of radioactive substances at the Northern borders of Russia, RIA Novosti reported.
“You know that we are absolutely perfect the modern system of monitoring radiation safety, no, as you have seen, alerts of any threatening disaster situations or not,” — said Peskov, noting that he does not know what is the source of this information.
Earlier it was reported that the sensors of radiation monitoring in Norway, Finland and Sweden registered in early June, exceeding the level of radioactive substances at the Northern borders of Russia. Media quoted the report of the National Institute of health and environment of the Netherlands (RIVM) that the radionuclides came from the West of Russia.
RIVM later denied media reports that the source of the increase of background radiation in Northern Europe was Russia. In the Institute organization noted that at this stage, we cannot determine the specific country of source. However, the organization claims that the radionuclides could still come to Europe from Western Russia. The scientists also suggested that journalists mistranslated posted earlier information about the contamination.
In Roshydromet said that excess levels of radioactive particles in the Baltic sea area is not detected. In “Rosenergoatom” also said that accidents at nuclear power plants of the North-West of Russia in June were not recorded emissions at the stations did not exceed control values.
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