Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky and Prime Minister Denis Shmygal have honored the memory of the liquidators of the Chernobyl accident.
This was reported by the president’s press service.
The head of state laid flowers at the Chernobyl Hero monument, located in the Chernobyl nuclear power plant near the power plant, where an explosion occurred in 1986.
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“The Chernobyl catastrophe is, without exaggeration, a catastrophe on a planetary scale. It has become not only a bitter lesson from the recent past, but also a warning for the future. The planet Earth is the cradle and the house of all humanity, and therefore its preservation is the responsibility of each person and the common duty of all the nations of the world, “underlined Vladimir Zelensky.
Those present honored the memory of the rescuers with a minute of silence.
photo: presidential service
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru