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by Hannah Leitheiser

Evacuate

#chernobyl #soviet #forsmark

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

Adam Higginbotham

2019

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2019-06-22

"[The plant manager] ordered approaches to the station sealed off. A warning was broadcast on the radio warning the population to keep it's distance from Forshmark, and police set up road-blocks. 30 minutes later, the entire plant was being evacuated." - Adam Higginbotham, Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster (2019)

A Swedish plant after receiving but a wafting from Chernobyl. We can obviously conclude the Russians are more robust in absorbing radiation.

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