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Five dead members 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, buried in Sarov in Nizhny Novgorod region. This was announced by the head of the city administration Alexey Golubev, reports TASS.
“In the last journey they came to spend a few thousand inhabitants of Sarov — a lot of people were on the farewell ceremony in the main square of the city, and the cemetery,” he said.
In addition, the city declared mourning, lowered national flags and cancelled entertainment events.
Earlier it became known that the dead under the Severodvinsk nuclear scientists will present the state awards. Said the Director of the Russian Federal nuclear center Valentin Kostyukov also said the names of the victims: Alex Busin, Eugene Karataev, Vyacheslav Lipshaw, Sergey Pichugin Vladislav Yanovsky. Their families will receive financial assistance.
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 in the “Rosatom” announced the deaths of five employees.
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