Gorbachev reflects on lessons learned from the Chernobyl disaster

Chernobyl 25 years later: Many lessons learned 

From Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

The former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev contributes this essay to the special issue – Chernobyl: 25 years later where he looks back at the catastrophic accident in 1986 at the Chernobyl nuclear power station in Ukraine and writes how, two and a half decades later, the nuclear accident offers many lessons for preventing, managing, and recovering from such a horrible event – he also writes about key issues that must be addressed for the further development of nuclear power.

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Gorbachev, M. (2011). Chernobyl 25 years later: Many lessons learned Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 67 (2), 77-80 DOI: 10.1177/0096340211399746


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