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Koper Port Successfully Passes Hazardous Cargo Test

Koper, 28 May - The port of Koper successfully passed on Monday a test aimed at probing the functioning of its radioactive detection equipment, donated recently by the US. The equipment detected a shipment of radioactive material that could be used in a "dirty bomb".

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Control room for testing containers for dangerous materials during an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment in the port of Koper.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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Control room for testing containers for dangerous materials during an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment in the port of Koper.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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A container containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment in the port of Koper.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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A container containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment in the port of Koper.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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A container containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment in the port of Koper.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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Koper port official checking a container that is suspected of containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

Koper
Koper port officials checking a container that is suspected of containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

Koper
Koper port officials checking a container that is suspected of containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

Koper
Koper port official checking a container that is suspected of containing dangerous radioactive material as part of an exercise aimed at testing the functioning of radioactive detection equipment.
Photo: Andrej Klemencic/STA

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