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by Hannah Leitheiser

No Panic

#chernobyl #soviet #don'tpanic

Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster

Adam Higginbotham

2019

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2019-06-21

"Vladmir Malimush, Party Secretary for the Kiev region, took the stage. 'There has been an accident. The conditions are begin evaluated right now, when we know more details, we'll let you know. Everything should continue as normal...

And please do not panic. Under no circumstances should you panic!'"

- Adam Higginbotham, Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster (2019)