"The most known Ukrainain town" Chornobyl by IngaA
Chornobyl Travel Guide: 8 reviews and 97 photos
That's what is written on the monument. Being a 'paphos-hater' I don't geel anything pathetic here because THIS IS TRUE.
Every year, on April 26, relatives and friends of those who sacrified their lives there, as well as many of us who are forever grateful to them, light a candle.
This is 'memory alley' dedicated to those who are now in better world (if it exists of course)
P.S. Picture is taken from Internet but I hope authors will forgive me. People must see that.
This is the ancient name of Chornobyl. That's how it was mentioned in chronicles of Kyivan Rus times. That time it was a part of Chernihiv douchy, the bordeting town. Strezhev, it merans 'Storozhevoy', the 'gardering town' in old slavic language.
It was renaimed much letter. Before 1917 tghe town was 2/3 'Jewish', as Jews were allowed to live there. There were 5 cynagogues and only 1 orthodox church. Even now a lot of old buildings exist and they are just left like they are. They are lost in a forest, sometimes you don't really understand where you are, in a garden. por a forest, but definitely not in a city!
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