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Radiation Testing / Declassified Film" #372010

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 15, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: David Martin) The release of secret films made during the 1940s and 1950s of the United States nuclear test program in which radiation fell on soldiers and people featured; film shown, including footage (with narration) of the placing of soldiers very near a nuclear bomb test site. [Former soldier Tom SMITH, PILOT, attorney Jonathan WEISSKAHL - talk about the horrendous lies told to test subjects by the government; comment on the arrogant ignorance of government officials involved.]

Reporter(s):
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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