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Den (День, "The Day") is a Ukrainian-language daily based in Kiev. It was founded in 1996. Its political alignment is considered to be centrist.

30 Years Later, Ukrainian Daily Commemorates Chernobyl Disaster

On the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, Kiev-based daily Denremembers "the red button that changed the world" on its front page, featuring a picture of Chernobyl's "trumpeting angel" memorial.

The Ukrainian-language newspaper tells the story of the April 26, 1986, nuclear catastrophe, one of the worst in history, and the fateful chain of events that led a power plant employee to press the EPS-5 button, triggering the explosion at reactor number four.

The disaster killed 31 people directly, and long-term effects of the resulting radioactive contamination are still being investigated.

For more, read this exclusive Le Monde/Worldcrunch article, Nuclear Past, Radioactive Future: In Chernobyl, 30 Years Later.