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1986 May 14 We
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Chernobyl: Addison minute for MT ('Chernobyl') [accident "could have been much worse"; flaws in Soviet reactor design] ​​​​​​​[released Dec 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3656 f163
Editorial comments:

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Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 4pp
Themes: Energy, Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Environment, Science & technology, Executive, British relations with the Soviet Union