Fukushima Deadlier than Chernobyl?

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[Hu’s on First | Nuclear]

How many people died / will die at Chernobyl or Fukushima? Well if you believe a website put up by people who make a living making nuclear power, two Chernobyl plant workers died on the night of the accident, and a further 28 people died within a few weeks as a result of acute radiation poisoning. “UNSCEAR says that apart from increased thyroid cancers, there is no evidence of a major public health impact attributable to radiation exposure 20 years after the accident.”

continued: http://fukunukeblog.blogspot.com/2011/11/more-deaths-at-fukushima-than-chernobyl.html

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