Krško nuclear power station shut down as a precaution after quake

Krško, 29 December - The Krško Nuclear Power Station (NEK) was shut down as a precaution Tuesday after a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit near Petrinja, Croatia, around midday. Such a shutdown is standard procedure in the event of a strong earthquake, NEK told the STA.

The Krško Nuclear Power Plant.
Photo: Rasto Božič/STA

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