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USSR / Chernobyl Accident / Baku, USSR #580406

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 26, 1991
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Five-year anniversary of Chernobyl, USSR , nuclear accident reported; details given of legacy; scenes shown of Kiev, USSR , observance; President Mikhail Gorbachev quoted. Report introduced.

(Moscow: Bob Abernethy) Deformed children of Baku, USSR , men who were ordered to help clean up Chernobyl examined; campaign of American- Azerbaijani professor Soran Sebani to find medical care featured; Baku politics examined. [Cleanup worker with deformed children "BALIT", physician Mezir AKHMEDOV, SEBANI, Chernobyl union LEADER - (some thru translator) comment.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Pauley, Jane

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