PBS NewsHour

Families say Chernobyl children are getting sick

Clip: 04/24/2016 | 1m 19s

It will be 30 years on Tuesday since the world's worst nuclear power plant disaster took place in Chernobyl, now part of Ukraine. People who remained in the region continued eating local produce and milk with radiation levels two to five times higher than what are considered safe levels. NewsHour Weekend's Ivette Feliciano reports on how local families say children are getting sick.

Aired: 04/24/16

Rating: NR

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