Ukraine Remembers Chernobyl Disaster Victims 30 Years On

April 26, 2016 1:30 PM

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A botched test at the nuclear plant triggered a meltdown that permanently poisoned thousands.

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system.

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