Norwegian nuclear research reactor sustained a small leak of radioactive iodine

Norway Suffered Small Nuclear Leak on Monday

Reuters

OSLO — A Norwegian nuclear research reactor sustained a small leak of radioactive iodine on Monday, the country’s Radiation Protection Authority said in a statement on Tuesday.

The focus is now on stopping the leak, which is not expected to harm the environment outside of the reactor, it added.

(Reporting by Terje Solsvik, editing by Gwladys Fouche)

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