Bulgarian nuclear power plant receives bomb threat

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Bulgarian nuclear power plant receives bomb threat Source: BBC Monitoring European - Political Publication date: 2000-09-12

Text of report by Bulgarian radio on 12th September A bomb threat was received by the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant telephone exchange at 1545 [1245 gmt].

Yordan Yordanov, director of the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant, told the Khorizont programme of Bulgarian Radio that the threat specified that the bomb had been planted in the nuclear plant's parking lot, which is outside the premises of the plant itself.

A check of all vehicles in the parking lot has begun. The check is expected to continue for about two hours.

New plans have been made for transporting the personnel who ended their shift at 1600.

We have just learned that a team of the Service for Operational and Technical Information has departed urgently for the Kozloduy Nuclear Plant


-- Martin Thompson (mthom1927@aol.com), September 12, 2000

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