ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 12, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(New Delhi, India) Residents' flight from Bhopal upon hearing Union Carbide plans to reopen local plant as means of eliminating remaining methyl isocyanate gas examined; recent gas leak and mass deaths recalled. Films shown. [A.K. DUBEY - comments.] [State chief minister Arjun SINGH - advises calm; claims conversion of gas into pesticide is safe.] Protest at United States embassy in New Delhi and protesters' demand that President Reagan close Union Carbide plant in Bhopal noted.
REPORTER: Jim Hickey
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