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Employees of the Russian Federal nuclear center — all-Russian research Institute of experimental physics (part of Rosatom), who died in an explosion at a military site near Severodvinsk, Arkhangelsk region, will be presented to the state awards. On Sunday, August 11, said the Director of the center Valentin Kostyukov, reports TASS.
“These people were the elite of the Russian Federal nuclear centre and carried out trials in the most incredibly difficult conditions”, — said kostjukov, adding that the victims can be considered national heroes.
He also called the names of the victims: Alex Busin, Eugene Karataev, Vyacheslav Lipshaw, Sergey Pichugin Vladislav Yanovsky.
Earlier it was reported that Rosatom will provide financial assistance to the families of employees of the Corporation who died in the explosion of a missile test in the Arkhangelsk region.
An explosion at a military firing range in the Arkhangelsk region occurred on August 8 during the test of liquid rocket propulsion, the device is also lit up. Later, Rosatom announced the deaths of five employees.
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