News24

Fukushima, Chernobyl very different - IAEA

2011-04-12 21:03

Vienna - Japan's decision to raise the severity level of its Fukushima nuclear accident to the highest notch of 7 does not mean it is comparable to Chernobyl, a senior UN atomic agency official said on Tuesday.

"This is a totally different accident," International Atomic Energy Agency official Denis Flory told a news conference. He said the amount of radiation released at Chernobyl in 1986 was far higher.

Comments
  • RAYSEMBE - 2011-06-08 14:39

    Its a matter of covering fellow ally

  • Dan - 2011-06-08 17:10

    just a difference of glowing slightly in the dark and glowing fiercly in the dark

  • pages:
  • 1