Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Institute of Geology and Geophysics will carry out scientific-research works on defense theme in Azerbaijan's liberated territories from occupation, said head of department of the Institute of Geology and Geophysics, correspondent member of the ANAS Chingiz Aliyev, APA reports.
He noted that one of these programs is determination and research of radioactive contamination zones by using advanced technologies.
"Our territories, which were under occupation up to 30 years, were subjected to radioactive contamination. There is information on the burial of wastes of Metsamor Nuclear Power Plan, situated in Armenian territory, in Agdara and Kalbajar territory. Conduction of radioecological researches in Karabakh by using advanced technologies is being planned."