Responsive interactive graphic includes details of 1986 nuclear accident and the New Safe Confinement structure due to be constructed at the site.


Chernobyl 30th anniversary interactive

By Ben Mullins

April 26, 2016 - The Chernobyl reactor - scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster 30 years ago - is being entombed in a giant steel shelter. The $2.2 billion New Safe Confinement project is due for completion in 2017, replacing the crumbling concrete sarcophagus erected after the accident.

PUBLISHED: 25/04/2016; STORY: Graphic News