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Resource ID: #18745
Subject: Nuclear Energy
Source: The Journal News (White Plains, N.Y.)
Date: Sept. 18, Oct. 14, 17, 25, Nov. 12, Dec. 13, 23



This Journal News investigation reveals that Indian Point power plants could not withstand a suicide attack from a jetliner. The most vulnerable points are the containment domes, the fuel pools and the external safety system. The stories draw a dire picture of the possible consequences of a terrorist strike on the plants, which "would permanently contaminate a four-state region encompassing souther New York, northern New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania and Connecticut."

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