ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 24, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Saint Petersburg: David Ensor) Leak of radioactive steam from the nuclear power plant near Saint Petersburg, Russia, featured; scenes shown from reactor and plant. [Nuclear power safety commission Yuri ROGOZHIN - (thru translator) says this incident cannot be compared to Three Mile Island or Chernobyl.] Concern in Germany and the rest of Europe with the safety of Chernobyl-type reactors outlined. President Bush's administration said concerned about nuclear weapons in the former Soviet Union. [Nuclear energy analyst Walter PATTERSON - warns that the nuclear plants are aging.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.