Ukraine marks 26th anniversary of Chernobyl

Jul 30 2013

Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych pushes a button in a ceremony inaugurating the initial assembly of a gigantic steel-arch to cover the remnants of the exploded reactor of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Chernobyl, Ukraine, Thursday, April 26, 2012. Ukraine's president on Thursday thanked the international community for financing the construction of a new, safer shelter over the damaged Chernobyl reactor and urged extreme caution with nuclear energy as Ukrainians, Belarusians and Russians marked the 26th anniversary of the world's worst nuclear disaster. (AP Photo/ Efrem Lukatsky)Urging all nations to be extremely cautious with nuclear energy, Ukraine’s president thanked donors for financing the construction of a new, safer shelter over the damaged Chernobyl reactor on the 26th anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear disaster.


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