ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 09, 1994
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(Studio: Judd Rose) Report introduced.
(Washington: Tim O'Brien) Agreement by Ukrainian officials to shut down the two reactors still operating at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant examined; April 1986 film shown. [Energy Department deputy secretary Bill WHITE - says operations will cease.] The need for Ukraine to develop alternative sources of energy pointed out. [Nuclear physicist Zhores MEDBEDEV - expresses skepticism about the actual closing.] Map shown of similar reactors still in operation in the former Soviet union.
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