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USSR / Nuclear Disaster #310157

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 08, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Apparent status of continued disaster at Chernobyl, USSR , nuclear power plant detailed.

(Moscow, USSR : Wyatt Andrews) Tension in Kiev over radioactive fallout there described. [In Atlanta, Roza BURMENKA - notes relatives' info.] Implications of Soviet media's coverage of accident considered. [Reuters reporter Charles BREMNER - describes goal of correspondents' tour of Kiev.] Public's growing concern over extent of government disclosure illustrated.

(Studio: Dan Rather) West Europe's temporary ban on meat and produce from several E. bloc countries due to radiation contamination discussed.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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