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Japan / Nuclear Accident #427554

CNN Evening News for Friday, Oct 01, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Tokyo: Martin Savidge) The announcement that it is safe for Tokaimura, Japan, residents to leave their homes again after the nuclear processing plant accident and radiation testing of residents reported; scenes shown of people being tested for radiation exposure.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The distribution of potassium iodide pills to people exposed to radiation in Japan and offers of assistance to the Japanese from Russians and Americans reported.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Protests in Takahama, Japan against a ship coming from Britain carrying plutonium shown; Greenpeace quoted.

Savidge, Martin;
Woodruff, Judy

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