In Uzhgorod they honored dead liquidators of the Chernobyl accident (PHOTOS)
Today, April 26 marks 27 years from the day of the environmental disaster that was caused by the destruction of the fourth unit of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.
Total number of liquidators over the years is about 600,000 people. Many of them died.
In Uzhgorod, on Druzhba Narodiv square there was a meeting-requiem.
Leaders of the region, law enforcement officers, deputies of various levels, representatives of public organizations, creative unions and families of the victims came here to lay flowers at the foot of the monument to Transcarpathian liquidators. Among them there was the deputy chairman of the regional council Andriy Serbaylo.
Priests of various denominations served requiem for the victims of the Chernobyl tragedy.