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France / Nuclear Test #26817

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 1973
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(Studio) New Zealand protest vessel 20 miles from atoll where France intends to set off atmospheric nuclear blast. Protest heard around world.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Paris, France) Nuclear test plans arouse hot debate in France, Critics protest on legal and moral grounds. Some say France trying to prove it is world power. But test in Pacific to continue No demonstrations in street, and students away from colleges cause government to proceed with plans.
REPORTER: Jim Giggans

Reporter(s):
Giggans, Jim;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:00

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