Today, on December 12, at ten o'clock near a monument "A grieving angel" many people among whom there were deputies and the mayor gathered.
Here the meeting devoted to Day of memory of participants of elimination of consequences of accident on the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station began.
We will note that on November 10, 2006 the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko issued the Decree No. 945/2006 "About Day of celebration of participants of elimination of consequences of the Chernobyl accident". Now every year across all Ukraine revere memory of liquidators who gave the life for rescue of others.
- Today each of us understands as far as there could be a tragic situation not only in Ukraine, but also in all Europe if not these brave people, - there began the mayor of Nikolaev Vladimir Chaika. - There was a tragedy 22 years ago. The modern generation has to know and transfer about it further. 2 900 nikolayevets were sent for elimination of a fire and not all returned. We have to remember them.
Traditionally honored memory of victims that year in Chernobyl moment of silence.
It should be noted that, despite today's cold, none of the present didn't leave, all courageously stood and waited for the moment when will invite to assign flowers to a monument.
And here it - long-awaited minute of flower-laying. Many of those who approached to a monument, cried and prayed for the peace of soul of victims.