Lessons from Chernobyl Accident of 1986

Ambassador Olexander Motsyk spoke about the economic effects the disaster on Ukraine. Following his remarks two panels of scientists… read more

Ambassador Olexander Motsyk spoke about the economic effects the disaster on Ukraine. Following his remarks two panels of scientists and academics talked about the history of the Chernobyl accident, as well as the long term environmental and public health impacts. The accident was the worst nuclear accident in history. Panels also answered questions from the audience. close

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Lessons from Chernobyl Accident of 1986

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Program ID:
299154-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 26, 2011

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  • Apr 22, 2011 | 3:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2011 | 12:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2011 | 12:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 26, 2011 | 2:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 26, 2011 | 10:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 26, 2011 | 10:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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