YABLOKO picketed Russian Atomic Energy Agency
Press Release, 28.04.2014
Today, on the anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, YABLOKO’s activists conducted the annual picket outside the Russian Atomic Energy Agency (Rosatom).
Head of the Moscow branch of YABLOKO Green Russia faction Vadim Bogolovsky said that YABLOKO had always opposed the programmes on nuclear power stations construction.
“The money should be spent on nuclear waste recovery systems development as the amount of waste grows with every year,” explained the scientist. He also said that the construction of nuclear power stations were in favour of bureaucracy as it was a profitable business.
Every year on April 26, the anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, YABLOKO has been conducting an action by the Russian Atomic Energy Agency (Rosatom) to commemorate those who died, express sympathy for those who got sick in this tragedy and remind everyone of the consequences of nuclear energy sector.