Russia news: Fears of new Chernobyl after Doomsday weapon leaks 1000x radiation | World | News | Express.co.uk

Russia news: Fears of new Chernobyl after Doomsday weapon leaks 1000x radiation | World | News | Express.co.uk

A RUSSIAN military diver who died after a nuclear explosion at a navy range was hit with radiation “one thousand times higher than lethal”, according to a leaked medical report.

The man, who was one of several victims of a mystery blast in the White Sea on August 8, suffered “acute radiation syndrome” and his skin was left riddled with radionuclides. Russia’s security service, the FSB, is alleged to have destroyed reports on most of the victims. But media outlet Newsreader has revealed a leaked report on the diver which says he was blasted with 30,000 gray, the unit which measures the amount of absorbed radiation energy.

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