Monument to Chernobyl victims, Slavutich
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Ukraine marks anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

26 April 2013 Last updated at 10:45 BST

Ukrainians have begun marking the 27th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.

Thousands of people came to the small town of Slavutich for a late night vigil to pay their respects to those who died.

Susana Mendonsa reports.