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Today it's -- coming up punching almost 15 anniversary this -- it's crazy ironic right it isn't like actually but it's also crazy this and 25 years to 25 years late April and you know -- -- -- -- Done this story so devastating would happen internal when their lessons for Japan and what happened -- -- nobody knows scientist as saying that Japan faces the Chernobyl like crisis.
Because see similar moves happening Tracy but just getting back to what happened in Chernobyl in the Ukraine.
In the dead of night it happened at 1:23 in the morning -- April 26.
Men and men boys were awakened at us this sleep in the -- night to go put this fire out.
And so what we did what we got we have obtained very rare footage.
Of what exactly happened what the pictures were looking like the video of what was going on in Chernobyl I want to take a listen it's very compelling stuff.
Radiation -- health hazards -- This is what will prepare looks like in Japan a country shaken by a massive earthquake.
Flooded by a tsunami and poisoned by a lethal fire at its nuclear reactors.
Now -- new reports of contaminated food and water.
Have reignited global fears another Chernobyl like.
Flashbacks in the 1986 nuclear disaster the worst in history.
Have been serving as a cautionary tale.
Next month marks -- 25 anniversary of the Chernobyl meltdown.
Just -- in Japan helicopters were used in Chernobyl to help put out the fire.
-- that toss these solar radiation even wider.
Despite consistent reports of radiation leaks of Chernobyl the government recently dean parts of the contaminated zone quote safe.
For short term human habitation.
After two weeks at a time even the tourists and have -- Chernobyl is stills.
Government officials have dinner for two decades and spending a billion dollars to drop the cement dome over the plan to stop radioactive leakage.
It's still much of the nuclear material remains -- at Chernobyl.
The nuclear -- ten -- you know who serves as a haunting reminder of the devastation caused.
Of the world's worst manmade disaster of the twentieth century.
So let Tracy and literally a ghost town and say could see that theory -- and Harrison we'll be nineteen miles own.
Which scientists say will be uninhabitable for 300 years or more in Chernobyl and so what we're seeing though the differences between two potential -- this.
Japan -- and steel containment.
Structure for the nuclear rods Chernobyl had none they had graphite.
Basically containment -- Structures for it and that caught fire on.
And so it -- that we saw the roof off there and basically demolished and an entire forests nearby.
But then people who Wear an antenna -- -- Near turnover near the plant.
We're awakened by loud speakers on the tops of trucks saying get out.
Take your things and lead they were -- even less time to pack -- -- -- flea bit and so.
You know we -- that's what it's too we can show for you on an added and other time.
But the radiation outside the blast with fifty times greater and that Chernobyl then what's going on -- and Japan but I gotta tell if what was really striking about to -- footage is this is the fact that they use helicopters to try to put out the fire like Michelle -- but that was dangers of -- the radiation wider into Europe and into the Northern Hemisphere and that's what we're seeing now.
We're seeing helicopters being used in Japan so what's so -- but nobody is really bringing that up that let's go ahead in Japan with the use of helicopters could.
Blow the radiation wider it makes perfect common sense right.
So what's the lesson from Japan -- what are the lessons for depending here is this is -- no matter how -- you think your structure is that isn't.
And so you know that that barrier wall that was erected around Fukushima to stop the -- floods coming in.
Wasn't high enough and that's really what started didn't the problem that group at the Fukushima plant.
The water over the barrier wall which we have an election and again they write it it's -- I was visiting and the irony for me you know so.
In the -- in 04.
Two noble is that they melt had occurred after routine.
System safety tests -- just a routine tests and there was a Paris search.
That essentially look to the Melton and blowing off and so now that danger from both true noble and four.
Japan's Fukushima is said they it -- -- on the roster in until -- and then sink into the earth at that time.
You can't really stop -- if they come together those fuel rods with I think Japan is of course battling to do -- to stop that if they come together.
It will could push down into the -- and then permanently contaminated soil and who knows if it gets into the water streams underneath the earth.
That was the issue for Chernobyl.
But still you know the government there is still after two decades trying to struggle to close at 837.
Million funding gap.
To permanently build a cement her coffin has to drop over Chernobyl Japan may have to do that too -- -- the situation doesn't improve.
Well are -- there.
I know I'm not -- excitement they're not -- courts the international atomic energy agency no we're not there.
Any Chernobyl was a seven on the worst and Japan is about a five or six compound not far off.
Yeah and that changing nine billion dollars estimated total causes everything -- the quake and its economic gap.
Does that include this includes some parts of that but it's not the majority evidence for the did that it is the -- -- the more it could -- more than -- -- -- could be more and you know they they say 4000 people die -- churn out like I say something.
The scientists and -- got to -- that NGOs nongovernmental groups say and that the damage was more lethal and I've seen footage.
From the children of Chernobyl charity run by -- roach who's a hero and a saint.
And I matter and does she show -- footage of -- children and their -- and Ukraine.
Who are permanently damage their limbs it's like something out of an anxiety dream and I -- outside at that -- but it's it's really horrifying stuff.
So excited -- chance of that trailer really doing wonderful work trying to help the children in an area.
Feds or something that kick -- you know payments is -- about -- that we can get there but not as you're about Indian point.
Because that's really close yes yes I'm with you nuclear plant in Munich state vehicles songs.
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