Check established safety of parcel received by Almaty office of UNICEF

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12:26 09.11.2007
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Astana. November 9. Kazakhstan Today - The check established safety of the parcel received by Almaty office of UNICEF, the agency reports referring to the press service of Emergency Ministry.

According to the press service, as of November 7, 18.00 the results of the conducted laboratory research has shown that activators of especially dangerous infections have not been found, content of formaldehyde does not exceed admissible concentration, free salts of metals have not been found.

As it was informed earlier, on November 5 Almaty office of UNICEF received a package from Portugal. During the check by the employee of security service of the UNICEF office, according to eyewitnesses, detector worked. The security guard opened the parcel and searched its content. "In 20 minutes he felt unwell, began to sneeze, tears started to ran down and had a tickle in his throat," the source in the Emergency Department informed. The employees of the Department of Internal Affairs, Emergency Department, sanitary-and-epidemiologic station (SES) and other services were called to the place of the incident.

During the operation it was established that the parcel contained napkins with a specific smell that were sent to the laboratory of SES of especially dangerous infections.

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