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Monument of Chernobyl victims in Uralsk.

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“Separation is not a problem, as long as there is
We have the hope of meeting you.
And henceforth bridges over the abyss in our honor
May good hope be erected.
With all my heart I am tearing to you from afar
Elements played out list.
Abyss on the blade edge
Ready to go, make me only a meeting”

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The Chernobyl memorial complex was opened in the city of Uralsk in 2015, in the West Kazakhstan region. Artist, designer: Volkogonov D. Memorial dedicated to the liquidators of the Chernobyl accident. The complex is open with the support of the leadership of the city and region.
The memorial is a white arched minaret on four pillars (four nuclear reactors at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant). It is crowned by the hands of the liquidators of the accident, in them is an atom with a broken chain of electron trajectories.
This fragment shows that the atom is out of control. On the main facade of the minaret - two black cranes. There are also two steps on the monument, on the monument itself there are two cranes - even numbers. Two cranes symbolize the victims of radiation from Chernobyl victims.
More than 100,000 people participated in the aftermath of the Chernobyl disaster, of which 22,000 were citizens of Kazakhstan.

“Based on field research. Ermaganbetova K. December 2016. "Register of memorial complexes built during the period of independence." "Practices and places of memory in Kazakhstan." Medeuova K.A., Sandybaeva U.M., Naurzbaeva Z.Zh., Tolgambaeva D.T., Ermaganbetova K.S., Melnikov D.N., Kikimbaev M.Zh., Ramazanova A.Ch., Tlepbergen A .B., Zhetibaev E.Zh., Orazbaeva D.E., Poltavets K.A.