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Japan / Earthquake and Tsunami / Nuclear Crisis #990892

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 27, 2011
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Osaka: David Wright) Another apology from those running the Fukushima nuclear plant featured; aerial video, photos and diagrams of the reactors 1, 2, 3 and 4, at the nuclear plant and TV coverage shown; details given about plant design plans that ignored worst-case scenarios. [Consumer Watchdog founder Harvey ROSENFIELD†- says the companies do not tell the truth.]

(Studio: David Muir) Live discussion held with nuclear safety expert Joe Cirincione about Japan's nuclear reactors. [CIRINCIONE - says cost mandated putting the plants in a cluster in an earthquake zone; comments on the US having plants in the path of disasters.]

(Studio: David Muir) The detection of tiny levels of radiation on the east coast {Massachusetts} of the US noted.

Muir, David;
Wright, David

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