Viche 2011 7

7, 2011

Peaceful Atom has Failed... After a Quarter of Century

The irony of it is that the Japanese government which exactly 25 years ago was the first one to give aid to the Soviet authorities which dealt with the consequences of the Chornobyl disaster, this year addressed the international community itself for the help because of the terrible earthquake with magnitude 9.0 that happened in the country on March 11, 2011. It caused a huge 10 meters in height tsunami wave and a number of accidents at the nuclear power station Fukushima-I.