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Korea's first nuclear power reactor turned off for good

국내 첫 원전 40년 만에 퇴역식 Korea's first nuclear reactor was shut down for good.The Kori-1's retirement ceremony was attended by the president himself.Hwang Hojun starts us off with the event that marks how far the nation has come, and a symbolic step towards a nuke-free future. It was built in 1977, and 40 years later... "As of 12 AM on June 19th, 2017, Korea has permanently shut down its first nuclear reactor, Kori-1." President Moon attended a ceremony Monday morning to proclaim Korea's first commercial nuclear reactor's retirement at the Kori Nuclear Power Plant in Busan. He said that the Kori-1 reactor has been the symbol of Korea's industrialization and enabled the nation to meet its increasing energy demands.But also, according to the President, the permanent shutdown of the Kori-1 reactor is the first step toward a nuclear-free country,... and in his own words,.... the turning point toward a safer Korea.

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