• Short Summary

    IN ANTICIPATION OF THE LATEST EXPLOSION OF A NUCLEAR DEVICE BY THE SOVIET UNION, THE NORWEGIANS ARE NOT AWAITING THE OUTCOME OF PLEAS MADE IN UNITED NATIONS FOR A CESSATION OF THESE TESTS, BUT ARE GOING AHEAD WITH PRACTICAL SAFEGUARDS.

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    IN ANTICIPATION OF THE LATEST EXPLOSION OF A NUCLEAR DEVICE BY THE SOVIET UNION, THE NORWEGIANS ARE NOT AWAITING THE OUTCOME OF PLEAS MADE IN UNITED NATIONS FOR A CESSATION OF THESE TESTS, BUT ARE GOING AHEAD WITH PRACTICAL SAFEGUARDS.

    AT ST. HANS PARK IN OSLO, A FALL-OUT SHELTER HAS AN ENTRANCE OF 30MM STEEL, A LARGE HALL, AND IS FULLY ELECTRIFIED. AMONG THE EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT IS AN FILTER TO PROVIDE CONSTANT FRESH AIR, CENTRAL HEATING, FOOD SUPPLIES.

    SOME OF THESE SHELTERS WILL ACCOMMODATE UP TO FIVE THOUSANDS PEOPLE.

    IN THE EVENT OF FALLOUT CLOUD APPROACHING THE COUNTRY, THE NORWEGIANS PLAN TO SOUND AIR RAID SIRENS, RING CHURCH BELLS, BLOW LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE WHISTLES, ALL TO SUPPLEMENT THE BROADCASTS THAT WILL INSTRUCT PEOPLE TO TAKE TO THE SHELTERS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD7M1O893LLLTLQQUUVH4BW3J5
    Media URN:
    VLVAD7M1O893LLLTLQQUUVH4BW3J5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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