Al-Ahram newspaper said on Thursday that "radioactive sources" were stolen from a nuclear power plant under construction on the Mediterranean coast in Egypt had witnessed violent protests, but a spokesman denied that the protesters.
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The newspaper said the Treasury by the radioactive sources were stolen from a nuclear plant Dabaa treasury and broke the other radioactive sources, and also took some of its contents.
The Government had informed the security authorities and requested that the teams of specialists to assist in the search for the stolen items.
And wounded more than 10 people last Friday, the military police while trying to disperse hundreds of protesters who protested at the site, demanding the establishment of the first Egyptian nuclear station in another place.
Denied and concealed Buczkarh head of the so-called Coordinating Committee for Matsama Dabaa theft of radioactive materials from the site. “The blasted sources with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy for the presence of radioactive materials at the site and steal some of his goal to cover up the ministry’s failure to set up nuclear plant for 30 years.”
He told Reuters: “the population protected the nuclear plant site at the time the lawlessness that followed the revolution of January 25 (January) does not make sense to steal what’s inside. We are ready to hand over all documents and tools on the site.”
Al-Ahram said the station staff refused to go to the site because of the deteriorating security situation there.
It was about 500 residents near the site Dabaa station stormed the site on Friday and demanded an end to construction of the project.
He said a security source and witnesses said soldiers from the army threw stones and fired shots with the protesters after demonstrators destroyed a wall surrounding the site, which covers an area 60 km. The protesters said that the thieves blew up the warehouse and seized the wire and electrical equipment was inside in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Residents say that the government Awwadthm from Earth in 1981 but did not receive the compensation, but in 2004, which made a very low value.