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Leaked Report Claims Soviet Fallout “Worse than Chernobyl”

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Leaked Report Claims Soviet Fallout “Worse than Chernobyl”

The nuclear disasters at Chernobyl and Fukushima are regarded as the two worst nuclear disasters our planet has witnessed. While the Chernobyl meltdown was once regarded as the radioactive disaster on the planet, the fallout from the Fukushima disaster has recently been shown to spike at levels above those measured at Chernobyl. Now, terrifying leaked Soviet documents show that those disasters might be overshadowed by covered-up nuclear testing from the height of the Cold War and nuclear arms race. New Scientist has reported the discovery of Cold War-era reports which show that Soviet nuclear tests in 1956 at the infamous...

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