Pretoria judge orders release of secret nuclear files

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Confidential information related to South Africa’s apartheid-era nuclear weapons programme is due to be released following a landmark ruling by the High Court in Pretoria.

The information consists of medical and occupational safety records related to a former employee of Ucor, a private company that conducted top-secret research at the Valindaba nuclear facility outside Pretoria in the ’70s and ’80s.

The company records are currently held by the state-owned SA Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa).

http://www.thetimes.co.za/PrintEdition/News/Article.aspx?id=920295

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