Chernobyl 20 years later

June 2006
Greenpeace Update;Summer2006, p16
The article reports on the commemoration of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, in what is now known as Ukraine, on April 26, 1986. A nuclear reactor melted which resulted to the deaths of almost 100,000 people from radiation-related illnesses, and the contamination of communities which have become uninhabitable. It is the commitment of Greenpeace to promote investment in clean and safe energy alternatives.


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