Zaporizhzhya NPP was in danger due to the strikes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and radioactive waste from the United States
Spent nuclear fuel elements left there by the United States are stored on the territory of the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant, the Telegram channel reported. “Outpost”. If the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) gets through this waste, the lands within a radius of 130 kilometers may be uninhabitable.
According to the publication, there are 156 containers in an unreliable concrete shell with 3,744 spent fuel elements at the ZNPP. The place is not marked in any way, and there is not even the simplest roof over the waste, the author of the channel noted. According to him, as a result of shelling by the Ukrainian military on August 7, the shells did not reach the site, only a few tens of meters.
Telegram channel “Notes of midshipman Ptichkin” noted that in the event of shells hitting a warehouse with waste, significant parts of the Zaporozhye, Dnipropetrovsk and Kherson regions would be infected. It will become impossible to live in Zaporozhye, Energodar, Nikopol and other settlements.
Deputy Director of the Department of Information and Press of the Russian Foreign Ministry Ivan Nechaev called the attacks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the Zaporizhzhya NPP acts of nuclear terrorism. According to him, in the event of a catastrophe, residents of Europe may also suffer.