As 25th anniversary nears, Chornobyl critically short of cash

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Jan. 14, 2011, 2:05 a.m. | Ukraine — by Olesia Oleshko

Soviet era portraits and memorabilia can be found in the theater in Prypiat, a city that was once home to approximately 45,000 people that was evacuated after Chornobyl’s Reactor Number 4 exploded in 1986.
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Ukraine still hasn’t adequately covered the fourth power block of Chornobyl’s nuclear power plant still posing a nuclear radiation threat.
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