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USSR Nuclear Accident / Washington Plant #102267

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 30, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Richland, WA: Gary Shepard) Concern over safety design and precautions at Hanford, WA, nuclear power plant due to its similarity to Chernobyl, USSR , site of major disaster, examined; no shutdowns due to malfunction at Hanford in recent mos. noted. [Hanford Ed Action League spokesperson Tim CONNOR - explains movement to have plant closed.] [Coalition for Safe Power spokesperson Nina BELL - cites design flaw at Hanford.] [RESIDENTS - debate issue.] Northwest Congress delegation said calling for investigation of Hanford.

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Gary

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