US National Academy of Science study blames Russia for the release of radioactive gas over Europe; but Russia maintains denial

US National Academy of Science study blames Russia for the release of radioactive gas over Europe; but Russia maintains denial

In 2017 there was an alarming release of radioactive material across Europe. Europe suspected the release came from Rosatom, the state-owned Russian nuclear energy corporation, from the Russian Southern Ural region. Russia denied the release. On Tuesday, Rosatom continued to deny the accusations, saying: “We maintain that there have been no reportable events at any Rosatom-operated plants or facilities.” However,…